The gills of the fish represent represent the owners (of this piece) children. His 'life force'. The face in the barb represents Tangaroa, God of the Sea. A protector to the wearer when out on the water. The pectoral fins give direction on the couples path through life together. The hei matau design signifies safety in or around water. Bone carving.
This is a beautifully hand-crafted pendant made of natural white buffalo bone in a traditional anchor design. Brown braided cotton necklace has an adjustable sliding knot to adjust the necklace into any desirable length.