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Pendant, D22.81

Physical Description

Pounamu/nephrite light creamy greenstone,kawakawa variety. Feather fracture crack runs from just below proximal head along ridge down 2/3 of length. Squared off at one end with remnant perforation visible and tapered to a point at other end.

Research Notes

Feather Fractures —Russell Beck
Medium transparency
Purplish brown talc inclusions
Micro Crimp Folds. Nickel sulphides
Natural
Finished

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 81 x 9 x 7mm

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