Made from most sought after translucent GEM QUALITY 2 TONE MARSDEN FLOWER jade from South island of New Zealand. THIS PIECE OF JADE IS very nice with the natural inclusions MAKING IT 2 TONE and most sought after kahurangi body translucency at the top edge visible against light and is smart use of the block! Beautiful tactile high gloss finish and thick plaited waxed cord with bound sliding knots ready to wear! Commonly known as KURU in Maori these were carved from greenstone and were handed down through the generations as treasured possessions, a regular feature of their treasure box.Please check my auctions that 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!
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Pacific Islands". The seller is "nzgreenstone" and is located in this country: AU. This item can be shipped to United States.