Kōrero: Pounamu

Momo pounamu

Momo pounamu

He maha ngā momo o te pounamu. Mai i runga, heke ana ki te taha matau: kawakawa (momo nephrite) nō Te Tai Poutini; īnanga (momo nephrite) nō Te Tai Poutini; tangiwai (bowenite).

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Pounamu - Pounamu', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7648/momo-pounamu (accessed 19 October 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 12 Jun 2006