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Object: Mere pounamu (nephrite weapon)

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Title Mere pounamu (nephrite weapon)
Production Unknown (carver), 1500-1820, New Zealand
Medium summary Arahura source, Westland
Materials kawakawa
Classification clubs, edged weapons, Mere pounamu
Dimensions Overall: 350mm (Length) x 95mm (Width) x 21mm (Depth)
Credit line Oldman Collection. Gift of the New Zealand Government, 1992
Registration number OL000070/1

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