Pounamu Disk pendant

Pounamu Disk pendant

By Ric Moor
 

This stunning pounamu pendant has been handcarved in a contemporary design.

Pounamu plays a very important role in Māori culture. It is considered a taonga (treasure). Pounamu taonga increase in mana (prestige) as they pass from one generation to another. It is only found in the South Island of New Zealand.

Traditionally pounamu is always given as a gift to be treasured.

Dimensions:
Diameter 7cm

 
Shipped to the North Island
Price: $650.00
 
Shipped to the South Island
Price: $650.00
 
Shipped Overseas
 


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Ric Moor

Ric Moor
I have worked in jade for the last fifteen years, I have always been attracted to pounamu.

Through jade I have discovered and defined myself, as a person, a teacher, as kaitiaki of pounamu and as a New Zealander, Ngati Pakeh, who identifies strongly with Maori culture.
 
 
 
 

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