Ahi Yellowfin Long Pendant

$85.00$135.00

 

Bring some grace to your day with an ‘Ahi Yellowfin long pendant – light, elegant, effortlessly chic! The long fins of a yellowfin tuna are an iconic shape, identifiable anywhere. Their finlets – the little fins behind their dorsal fins – are equally so. Channel their strong agility and stark profile with this delicate and angular pendant, a perfect accent to your outfit.

 

‘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

Our Ahi Yellowfin Long Pendant comes on adjustable leather, or 18″ sterling silver chain.  Hand carved and cast, the pendant is bold yet light. The carving is 3-dimensional, not flat. Hand polished and finished.

 

  • Pendant is 2 1/4″ long (including loop)
  • Cast in low tarnish sterling silver
  • Sterling silver chain, sterling silver clasp on the leather cord
  • Choose from 18″ chain or adjustable black leather cord (great for men)
  • Find the long 30″ version here
  • Lead and nickel free
  • Made in Hawaii
  • You may also like the matching Ahi finlet lariat or Ahi Earrings
  • Questions or request gold, please contact us

Additional information

Dimensions8.5 × 5.5 × 1.5 in
Length

18", 30", adj leather