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Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone
Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone
Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone
Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone
Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone Mere or Patu carved from Kawakawa Pounamu - NZ Greenstone

MERE - PATU - Kawakawa Pounamu - B045

$3,400.00 NZD

  • Stunning Kawakawa Mere, locally carved with feathers on cord for extra special feature. Would make a wonderful heirloom piece or a gift to someone really special.

    Mere are a short-handled weapon shaped like a club with a flat elongated edge designed for close combat. Though they were made from a variety of mediums such as wood or bone ones carved from pounamu were highly prized.

    Mere are a symbol of courage, respect, strength and will enable you to cut thru life’s obstacles

    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.

    Measurements:

    380 mm length

    100 mm width

    20 mm thickness at handle

    You will receive the exact piece shown in photo.