Sculptural Ola Bangle – Fierce Ahi

$205.00$375.00

Sculptural Ola Bangle – Fierce Ahi adds a minimalist jolt of personal style to your outfit. Bold and powerful like the yellowfin tuna, wear one alone, in multiples, or mix and match with other Ola Bangles.

“She wasn’t looking for a knight, she was looking for a sword. ” ― Atticus Poetry

‘Ahi (aka Yellowfin Tuna)

Ola has many meanings in Hawaiian, among them are life, health, well-being; alive, living; heal, survive, thrive. Each design in the Ola Collection is inspired by something that sustained and helped the ancient Hawaiians thrive.

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

One of a series of hand-carved bangles, the Sculptural Ola Bangle – Ahi features the bold finlet motif of our Ahi Collection, a symbol of speed, agility and strength.

 

  • One size – 2.75″ widest inner diameter (for larger and smaller sizes are possible, see below)
  • Hand-carved/sculpted and cast
  • Sterling silver or 18K Vermeil (18K gold over solid sterling silver)
  • Lead and nickel free
  • Made in Hawaii
  • You may also like matching ‘Ahi earrings, or necklaces – see the ‘Ahi Collection
  • Looking for other mix and match Ola Bangles?
  • Looking for a larger or smaller size? Please contact us for details

Additional information

Dimensions8.5 × 5.5 × 1.5 in
Metal Finish

Sterling Silver, Black Ox Sterling, 18K Gold Vermeil

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