Unique Nathan Jerry Poison Bay Tangiwai Pounamu Greenstone Maori Hei Matau Hook
STUNNING SUPER RARE HIGHLY TRANSLUCENT BLUE-GREEN/GOLD FLECKED NZ TANGIWAI POUNAMU IN THIS ONE OF KIND GEM GRADE MAORI BOUND HEI MATAU FISH HOOK. Nathan is a greatly admired carver in New Zealand and his work is much respected by other jade artists. This is a wonderful 100% ONE OF KIND PIECE - SATIN SMOOTH TACTILE FINISH - OUTSTANDING SHADES AND SPECTACULAR TRANSLUCENCE TOP QUALITY STONE ONLY FOUND POISON BAY IN THE SOUTH ISLAND OF AOTEAROA NZ. Hand carved by Nathan, it measures 3.1" by 2" at the widest part, with a substantial bevelled depth of 1/3.