Cordys

A pre European Maori toki pounamu (greenstone adze)

Estimate: $800 - $1,200


Lot Description

A pre European Maori toki pounamu (greenstone adze), a Duff type 2B, the poll is partly ground and of irregular shape, the length of one side with evidence of groove and snap division method, flake scar to the other side, curved bevel edge in good condition. L.160mm. Provenance: Reputedly from the Taranaki area. Registered Y16359.