This gorgeous large matau displays a gradient of pale golden-green through to deep dark green from one side of the stone to the other. 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: 81 mm x 42 mm
This piece comes with an adjustable braided black waxed thread neckring