Pounamu Marama - Jade Moon Pendant

Sands Carving Studio

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Marama  represents the shape of the moon and symbolises Te Mauri (life force). They are blessed by tohunga through Tohi (ceremony) to become a mauri stone.  Te Mauri would be suspended from the waka, into the ocean, to guide their vessel to their desired destination.

All variations measure at 41 x 41 x 7mm


Collections: Traditional Carving

Category: bird, Maori, marama, pendant, traditional

Type: Bi Disk