Hand-carved fish hook pendant pink Rhodonite gemstone 32.3 x 24.6 x 8.5 mm size protection necklace.
Vancouver Island origin natural pink Rhodonite gemstone carving of the Maori fish hook symbol with a little abstract style touch. The stone hand carved to shape, polished in a vibrating tumbler to a bright shine, and smoothness, drilled with a 1 mm hole, set with sterling silver jewelry wire created hanger, and with a silver plated 20″ x 1.5 mm snake chain necklace.
overall pendant height is 43.8 mm, and the stone itself weighs 51.30 ct.
The pink color of the gemstone fish hook pendant suggests the necklace is more for women, but the theme of the pendant is more for men. As mentioned above, we cut, carve and polish our gemstones, and many other natural minerals and crystals available for custom shape and size cutting.
The Maori’s carved these symbols since ancient times. Given to fishermen and whoever traveled over water. Usually, it is a green stone, that’s what they call the jade over there. This small carving is my, or the Canadian version with a little abstract fantasy touch.
Rhodonite is often confused with Rhodocrosite, however, it’s a completely different specimen. The only mutuality is the pink color.