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Pendant, D82.2273

Physical Description

Inaka pounamu/nephrite. Slender and tapering to a point. Oval in cross-section. Perforated with hourglass drilled hole. Natural crack runds from centre to just below point at proximal end: [illustration] : one side square and one rounded. Semi-opaque.

Research Notes

Catalogue card:

Tangiwai. Slender and tapering to a point. Oval in cross-section. Perforated. Proximal end shaped: [illustration] : one side square and one rounded. Semi-opaque.
Old stock - returned anon. after missing for 15 years.
Later entry:
Original number obliterated
In store

Provenance

Returned after 15 years missing

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 89 x 9 x 7mm

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