Top South Island carver DEAN HETHERINGTON. World famous carver specialised in traditional.Designs such as Korus, twists and tokis. (NOT turned on lathe machine like in many asian countries). CYLINDRICAL TAPERING ROUNDED DARK GREEN BEAD , UNBELIEVABLE FINISHING WITH CONVEX SURFACES, A REAL THREE DIMENSIONAL. It is very difficult to make these as the holes are drawn from both sides and meet in the middle. Jade From South Island (very sought after gem quality DARK GREEN TOP QUALITY MARSDEN FLOWER JADE pounamu with little translucency at the edges). 1 5/8 X 5/8 X. 42 X 15 X 12 mms.
Comes complete with hand plaited polyester adjustable cord with lashed/bound ends ready to wear. Please check my auctions which offer.Made in New Zealand by New Zealand Carver in New Zealand Nephrite greenstone! Prices (for generic and not well finished stuff) too! My auctions offer you the choice, range and reasonable prices too!
The item "MAORI Pounamu Greenstone NZ Nephrite DEAN DARK Marsden Flower Jade Flattish Bead" is in sale since Sunday, December 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Pacific Islands". The seller is "nzgreenstone" and is located in Panania, NSW.This item can be shipped worldwide.