Hei Matau (Fish Hook)
a greenstone fish hook signifies strength, prosperity, abundance, power and authority. It is said to provide good luck and safety when travelling, especially over water.
Strength, good luck and safe travel across water – the hei matau, or fish hook, is a potent symbol, perhaps that’s why it is such a popular choice for many when choosing a greenstone necklace. This particular carving blends contemporary and traditional design.
Greenstone is a protective stone, it keeps the wearer from harm and brings harmony. It is said to attract good luck and friendship and promote self sufficiency. It soothes the mind and releases negative thoughts and encourages you to become who you really are.