NZ greenstone/pounamu (Arahura River inanga pounamu), waxed cord
70 x 13 x 7mm
Ag apr22jp #14-1
This style of pendant is known as a kapeu – its rounded end has a slight curve. The kapeu was highly prized and a sign of high rank in Maori society. The chief featured on the New Zealand coat of arms wears a kapeu ear pendant.