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MERE ITI - a sleek,small New Zealand Jade Mere pendant. 

Called MERE ITI (Small Mere) these are carved from unique New Zealand Jade. Every piece is different, a fantastic little icon - the MERE, the Adze.

Take a look at the video to see the shape of the pendant and the wonderful colour of the stone.

The Mere is a type of short, broad-bladed weapon in the shape of an enlarged tear drop. These were traditional weapons used for hand to hand fighting - usually made from Whalebone and wood - the jade mere were often carried by Māori Chiefs as a symbol of their position. Today you will often see mere carried by leaders in formal ceremonial occasions.

Material: New Zealand Jade, Pounamu

Cord Colour: Black

Cord Length: Adjustable

Size: 62mm (2.4") long, 21mm (0.8") wide

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