Greenstone (Nephrite Jade) is a highly prized stone found only in the South Island. The colour varies depending on what area it is found in and the rich deep green colour of this pendant symbolises strength of character and good fortune.
The beautiful colours are shown off in this ornately curved piece with beautiful three dimensional curves and curls of this double koru. Koru is the Maori word for bright or loop and refers to the new shoots of the silver fern. The unfurling frond itself is symbolic for new life, new beginnings, hope, personal growth, purity, nurturing, a new phase in life the spirit of rejuvenation and peace.
Size approximately 60mm x 50mm
The manufacturer guarantees that this ornately carved pendant is made form New Zealand Greenstone (also known as pounamu)