Kū represents digging down into the earth and sprouting into something greater. The Hawaiian god Kū buried himself in the ground and came back as an 'ulu tree in order to save his village from starvation. This simply elegant earring symbolizes the sacrifice and transformation of Kū, the essence of creating into something new. While wearing it, you represent the courage and strength Kū exemplified by sacrificing himself for the good of the people. The Kū design is made of the finest Hawaiian koa hardwood measuring approximately 1-1/4 inches in height with gold-filled findings.