Iwa, frigate, design earring made with Hawaiian Koa Wood.
The 'Iwa was a sign of good fortune for polynesian voyagers traveling the vast ocean. It could be used as a guide on their voyage or a sign that fish maybe nearby. People associate this symbol as a sign of good luck.
These earrings are laser cut and handmade on O'ahu. Hawaiian Koa Earring is lightweight and easy to wear.
The length is 7cm and the width is 1.4cm. The length is measured from the top of the hook.
It is finished with 14k Gold filled Coil Ball Earring Hooks.
We repurpose the left over, discarded, or scrap koa from various woodshops and builders and use it to create our pieces. Koa is known and loved for its beautiful and complex figure, colors, and depth. Because of this, some pieces of koa may look similar; But the look of each piece is truly unique and may vary in color and figure.
You will love and enjoy this one-of-a-kind koa earring.