Each necklace is
handmade by master makau “fishhook” maker Dewey Mediarus.
hook" is a symbol of strength and prosperity, the Makau (fishhook)
has a long history in Polynesian culture. This piece of fish hook
jewelry is shaped like the ancient Polynesian hooks that were used to
catch fish and embodies the spirit of Aloha.
Dewey's "fishhook" necklaces
are made of fossil ivory, whale bone & selected koa, each
unique in its own way.