Maori Anchor Stone; Unknown; New Zealand; 054-1920-971-0001

Name/Title

Maori Anchor Stone

About this object

Oval shaped greywacke stone with a hole in the centre. Has signs of quartz and iron (from the red colouring of the stone). Has a few dimples and cracks in the stone.

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Anchor Stone

Subject and Association Keywords

Greywacke

Subject and Association Description

Found on Motunau Beach, North Canterbury

Medium and Materials

Greywacke

Measurements

Height: 40mm
Width: 130mm
Length: 155mm

Collection

Maori: Taonga Collection

Credit Line

Presented by Mrs R W Roberts

Object Type

Anchor Stone

Object number

054-1920-971-0001

Copyright Licence  

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