Maori Pendants

Maori pendant
Maori Jade Pendant
Once only popular in New Zealand Maori pendants are becoming more popular throughout the world. These pendants are traditionally made from bone or greenstone (jade) but can also be found for sale made from paua shells, wood, and silver. Their unique and beautiful shapes make for stunning jewelry. Below is a list of facts and information about Maori pendants including why people buy them, how they are made and where they can be purchased.
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Facts about Maori Pendants

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The Meanings of Maori Pendant Shapes

Each shape has a special meaning to the Maori and have deep spiritual significance. Below is a list of several popular shapes and their meanings. To learn more about the meanings a Maori pendant can have go to Maori Carving Designs .