Rich patterned Pounamu from the Rimu region this stunning Shield is flattering to wear. Carved by Dean Taylor.
Shields or Breastplates have a nice protective element to the design.
Pounamu or Greenstone is regarded as a stone sacred to the gods by the Maori of New Zealand. As a Taonga -meaning treasured, and it should be worn with respect and pride. Pounamu is a gift from the heart.
48 mm length
70 mm width
9 mm thickness
Comes with an adjustable black cord and a jute drawstring bag.