Ngāi Tahu Pounamu
NZ Polished Pounamu Drop earrings long
This pair of earrings are individually hand-carved from genuine New Zealand pounamu (greenstone). Each piece has unique characteristics formed over millions of years, giving them their own identity, colour and character.
Each piece comes with an information card, beautifully gift boxed for presentation, and a guarantee of authenticity "tracing code" - this allows you to go online and access the details relating to this piece of pounamu (its origin and genealogy)
This shape is called Roimata - named for their teardrop shape and widely regarded as touchstones in healing and meditation. This shape is widely considered to have a strong connection to land.
Dimensions: approx 75mm long and 14mm wide
These items are handmade in New Zealand