New Zealand Jade or Pounamu, also known as Greenstone is found in southern New Zealand. It is highly valued by the Maori for hardstone carvings in the Maori culture.
This beautiful 1.5kg display specimen is polished at the front and rough at the back. The rough backing is a perfect display example of a natural stone, hidden deep in mystic rain forest, still covered in moss; which hides the inner beauty of New Zealand Jade.
This wonderful display specimen is 25cm long, 5.5cm thick and 11cm high.
New Zealand Greenstone or Pounamu, has gentle, soothing energies that bring tranquility into a person’s life. It is believed to be a magical stone that boosts longevity, making it the ideal gift for loved ones.