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Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK


Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK

Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK    Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK
Des's Tiki box (middle compartment). THIS IS A MEDIUM SIZED HEI MATAU (FISH HOOK) , beautifully TRANSLUCENT INANGA JADE some white spotting! This pendant is very hard to make to achieve the beautiful 3 dimensional shape & finish shape on flat lap machine or a wheel shaped grinding machine , job of a real master carver! Made from most sought after light green TRANSLUCENT INANGA jade from South island of New Zealand.

Beautifully tactile high gloss finish and plaited waxed cord with bound adjustable knots ready to wear! X 1 1/2 X 1/4 INCHES (plus concave depth).

X 38 X 6-7 MMS. Stylised version of a fishhook , supposed to facilitate safe journey over water. Please check my auctions that offer.

Made in New Zealand by New Zealand Carver in. Prices (for generic and not well finished stuff) too! My auctions offer you the choice, range and reasonable prices too! The item "Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK" is in sale since Thursday, June 6, 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.
  1. Country of Manufacture: New Zealand
  2. Made by World Renowned: Master Carver DES HETHERINGTON
  3. Genuine NEW ZEALAND Pounamu: From SOUTH ISLAND
  4. Modified Item: No
  5. Country/Region of Manufacture: New Zealand
  6. Provenance: New Handmade
  7. original new zealand artifact: From very colourful stone

Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK    Nephrite Maori Greenstone Pounamu Des's VERY TRANSLUCENT INANGA Jade FISH-HOOK