New Zealand Jade (Pounamu) Rei Puta with Manaia
New Zealand A-grade Pounamu (Jade) Rei Puta with Manāia.
The Rei Puta is designed from the tooth of a whale, symbolizing wisdom and Knowledge.
This symbol is acknowledged as a guardian symbol. Depicting the head of a bird, body of a man and tail of a fish.
Representing the sky, earth and sea and the balance between them.
The notches on the sides are a representation of whakapapa (genealogy), from your past, present and future.