Ahi Yellowfin Four Lava Silver Necklace

$99.00

 

Feeling a bit chic but not in the mood for big and bold? Impress with the Ahi Yellowfin Four Lava Necklace. Svelte and quietly confident, this necklace is made for black and leather. Or try it as a stylish contrast to dresses and minimalist suits. The pendant is modelled after the yellowfin tuna’s iconic finlets – the little fins behind their dorsal fins – and paired with stunning, elemental lava. Wear a bit of both the sea and land!

 

‘Ahi (aka Yellowfin Tuna)

Fish were a primary food source for ancient Hawaiians. ‘Ahi were especially esteemed – thrilling as sport fishing and delicious to eat. Ahi are a deep sea dwellers; while spending 85% at less than 300 ft, they are known to go deeper than 3800 ft! These fast, sleek and powerful predators can get up to 75 km/h (47 mph) and attain 450 lbs. Named ‘yellow fin’ for their iconic yellow fins and finlets, they are smaller than the closely related and endangered bluefin tuna. Yellow fin often school with other tuna and fish of similar size, and sometimes even join dolphins! Once plentiful, they are greatly over-fished and are considered Near Threatened.

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Details

This Ahi Yellowfin Four Lava Silver Necklace is 18″ long, Hand carved and cast, this necklace is bold yet feminine. The carving is 3-dimensional, not flat. Hand polished and finished, and strung with sterling silver and lava beads. (According to legend, you should never remove lava from Hawaii or risk angering Pele, the goddess of the volcano. Rather than risk it, we source our lava from US suppliers but this is not Hawaiian lava rock!)

 

  • Pendant is 2 1/4″ long (including loop)
  • Necklace is 18″ long
  • Sterling silver pendant, chain and wires
  • Light and comfortable lava beads
  • Lead and nickel free
  • Made in Hawaii
  • You may also like the matching long necklace or Lava necklace
  • To request a different length or quote for gold, please contact us

Additional information

Dimensions8.5 × 5.5 × 1.5 in

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