This gorgeous large matau displays a range of different shades of green throughout the natural patterns within the stone. The design is simple and elegant, with smooth edges and clean lines. The matau is a strong symbol, representing good luck and safe travel across water.
Marsden Flower Greenstone comes from the Marsden area of the West Coast of New Zealand. The gold-coloured variegation in the piece is called "flower" and makes this type of greenstone particularly valued and distinctive.
Hand carved on the West Coast of the South Island, New Zealand, by Jeremy.
Size: 84 mm x 43 mm
This piece comes with a double stranded adjustable black waxed thread neckring