A personal shield of great power, manaia is the embodiment of mana - the archetypal Maori measurement of worth, respect, and prestige. With ethereal presence and energy, manaia protects the wearer. Manaia: the elemental guardian of earth, sea, and sky.
This stunning flower jade pendant necklace is named after the blossom of a Karaka tree. It is found exclusively in the Marsden Valley on the west coast of the South Island, NZ. Flower Jade is a highly prized stone. It boasts green hues with contrasting inclusions of yellow and orange.
It is hung by an adjustable hand platted cord and roughly measures 125 x 59mm