Hei tiki

Description
Mid-green coloured pounamu with a high translucency. 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 present.
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Credit line
Gifted by W.H. Skinner. "Purchased from the English dealer and faker Edward Little."
Accession number
A77.294
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