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English: Jade carvings: Hei Matau (fish hook) and other symbols
Greenstone pendants in a shop in Hokitika Greymouth, NZ
Date 11 November 2008(2008-11-11)
Source Own work (Own photo)
Author Sarang
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This picture was made 2005-01-21 in one of the shops of the Jade factory not in Hokitika but in Greymouth.
At the homepage of the jade factory many facts are explained about jade, the carving process and the meanings of the different pendant shapes (hook, spiral, twist and others).

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