New Zealand Greenstone Pounamu TOUCHSTONE
This is a naturally shaped New Zealand Greenstone beach stone sourced from the West Coast of the South Island. It is smooth, dense, and pleasant to the touch. It has been polished on one side and left natural on the other, The colour is a dark olive green. This would be great to have on your desk for therapy, or as a gift for a rock collector or lapidarist. NZ Greenstone comes in a wide range of colors from white, orange, black and a wide range of greens.
It has been described as being of 1001 different colours and shades. No two pieces are exactly alike. Because of its hardness and colour Maori revered pounamu (Greenstone) and used it for a range of tools, weapons, and personal adornment. Length 5x 4 x 1 1/4, wei.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Rocks, Fossils & Minerals\Lapidary Materials\Rough for Cabbing". The seller is "ethnic-eric" and is located in this country: NZ. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: New Zealand