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Hei Tiki; A77.294

Hei Tiki, A77.294
Name/Title
Hei Tiki
About this object
This hei tiki is made from a pale green variety of pounamu (New Zealand greenstone). The head is inclined toward the left shoulder, with two full paua shell eyes. Both hands placed on the thighs. Braided muka suspension cord also appended.
Medium and Materials
Pounamu / Nephrite
Collection
W.H Skinner Collection
Object number
A77.294

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