• Each necklace is handmade by master makau “fishhook” maker Dewey Mediarus.  

  • The "fish 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.



Available in Ivory/Koa and Fossil Ivory.  Every necklace is unique.

Hawaiian makau "fishhook" Necklaces