Koa Wood Fish Hook (Makau) Necklace (S/L)

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Koa Wood Fish Hook (Makau) Necklace

Item Number:
45005 (S)
45002 (L)
All weights and measurements are approximate and may vary slightly from listed information as below:
Measurements (W by L): 
40x50mm (S)
44x65mm (L)
Adjustable size 28 Inch
Weight: 9 gram
Material: Wood

The Koa tree produces wood that is regarded as one of the most elegant and exotic of Hawaii's native woods and possesses ancient significance, giving the ring a special meaning. Recognized as one of the highest quality textured woods in the world, the use of Koa wood creates a ring that is light weight, comfortable, and brilliantly unique.

What is Koa?
In the Hawaiian language Koa means brave, bold, fearless and warrior.
Koa or Acacia Koa is a large tree, typically attaining a height of 15-25m (49-82ft) and a spread of 6-12m (20-39ft). In deep volcanic ash, a koa tree can reach a height of 30m (98ft), a circumference of 6m (20ft), and a spread of 38m (125ft). It is one of the fastest-growing Hawaiian trees, capable of reaching 6-9m (20-30ft) in five years on a good site.