KOA WOOD: Koa Wood is legendary in Hawaii, and is revered and sacred to the Hawaiian Islands. Traditionally used to bestow gifts to royalty, it is regarded as one of the most beautiful and exotic hardwood. In Hawaiian language, Koa means brave, bold, fearless, warrior, and is symbolic of courage and strength. It was used for canoes, surfboards and body boards by Ancient Hawaiians. Koa trees are protected, and BEAN & VANILLA wood is only harvested by licensed entities.
ABALONE SHELL: The source of colorful mother of pearls, the shell of the Abalone is exceptionally strong and has an iridescent swirl of intense colours, ranging from deep cobalt blue and peacock green to purples, creams and pinks.
FINISH: Crafted in Tungsten Metal with Koa Wood and Abalone Shell inlay.