Matau/Fish Hook: Walrus Ivory


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This contemporary take on the fish hook reflects strength and prosperity, it is also given as a mark of friendship and respect. Often worn by those with an affinity with water. The design measures 5.3 cm x 3.4 cm. The ancient walrus ivory has developed stunning colour from being buried for 100's of years.  This material is collected by the Yupik people on St Lawerence island

Category Matau