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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pounamu

Pounamu refers to several types of hard, durable and highly valued nephrite jade , bowenite, or serpentinite stone found in southern New Zealand. Pounamu is the Māori name. These rocks are also generically known as "greenstone" in New Zealand ...

www.mountainjade.co.nz/about-jade/greenstone-meanings-and-designs

Greenstone. Meanings & designs. Our designs are a homage to the art, design, and culture of New Zealand. Their meanings stem from historical accounts of ...

www.mountainjade.co.nz/shop/necklaces

Our jade necklaces are available in Maori inspired designs and feminine greenstone jewellery. Maori designs include the toki, koru, twist, hei tiki, manaia and ...

www.silverfernz.com/categories/new-zealand-jewellery/new-zealand-greenstone-pendants

Items 1 - 16 of 55 ... Silverfernz offers the perfect New Zealand gift in the form of a greenstone pendant. Hand crafted in NZ and available in all the traditional ...

www.stonestudionz.co.nz/greenstone.asp

Greenstone is our name for the nephrite jade that comes from the South Island of New Zealand. We also call it pounamu. Nephrite is principally a calcium ...

www.backpackerguide.nz/the-greenstone-pendant-meanings

Pounamu, more commonly known as jade or greenstone, is a stone mostly found on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand. This precious stone has ...

www.backpackerguide.nz/10-tips-to-find-greenstone-in-hokitika

Everything you need to know about finding greenstone in Hokitika and the surrounding area. Here are 10 tips for finding greenstone in New Zealand.

www.healing-crystals-for-you.com/maori-greenstone.html

Maori Greenstone also called Pounamu stone has a magical and mystical ... This stone comes from New Zealand, where it has been in use for hundreds of ...

teara.govt.nz/en/pounamu-jade-or-greenstone

Jun 12, 2006 ... Treasured, valuable and with spiritual significance, pounamu – New Zealand's highly prized stone – has been used by Māori to denote status ...