Greywacke Māhē (sinker stone); Unknown; New Zealand; 094-1980-479-0001

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Waimate Museum & Archives

Name/Title

Greywacke Māhē (sinker stone)

About this object

Oval in shape, has a large hole drilled all the way through. The stone has a large flaw in it.

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand

Subject and Association Keywords

Māhē

Subject and Association Keywords

Sinker Stone

Subject and Association Keywords

Motunau Beach

Subject and Association Description

Found on Motunau Beach, North Canterbury

Medium and Materials

Greywacke

Measurements

Height: 70mm
Width: 170mm
Length: 250mm

Collection

Maori: Taonga Collection

Credit Line

Unknown

Object Type

Māhē

Object number

094-1980-479-0001

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