This stunning Whale`s Tail Shield/Tooth Abstract is carved form New Zealand Marsden Pounamu & has a adjustable black waxed cord with a stippling effect on the inner top area with a matt finish
Whale Tail Muri Paraoa -symbolizes abundance and a deep connection with the ocean. meaning speed and strength. The Whale Tail represents the support often shown by dolphins and whales to humans in distress, therefore a symbol of protection. It expresses the respect for the sea and nature thus a symbol of good luck, providing safe passage over water. The Whale was the most important animal in the life of the Maori. Besides speed and strength, it also represents success, confidence, sensitivity, and the bond between animal and human
Carved from Marsden Flower Pounamu this type of stone comes from an area outside Greymouth on the West Coast of New Zealand’s South Island.
It also comes in a type called ‘flower jade’ – this is generally the part of the stone closest to the outside that is showing the greatest degree of inclusion and oxidation. This results in gorgeous colors – golds, reddish browns and a wide array of greens.
W 4cm(across top edge)
2cm (bottom of carving)