Kōrero: Pounamu

Varieties of pounamu

Varieties of pounamu

These sawn pounamu boulders illustrate how the appearance of pounamu can vary from one stone to the next.

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Private collection
Photograph by Simon Nathan

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Pounamu - Te takenga o te pounamu', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9358/varieties-of-pounamu (accessed 8 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Basil Keane, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006