Koru New Zealand Paua Shell Pendant set in Sterling Silver including 18" Silver Chain.
Matching set with "Koru" silver earring 2360
An Original Design by Ray Fransham
" NZ Koru"The Positive and the negative of the koru. New Life continually unfurling. To have the koru opening in a circle like this is, I belive, a new idea. It derives directly from the unfurling of the young fern frond. It represents New Life and Growth.
"Koru" NZ Paua Shell Sterling Silver Pendant 3076
"Koru" Silver Paua Pendant & Silver Chain
Diameter across 1.2 cm, length 2 cm.
Sterling Silver Chain 45cm/18 inch.
All designs are copyright of Rei Jewellery Ltd.
What is Paua?
Paua is a species of abalone (Haliotis iris), with a very special shell. Paua The Gift of the God of the Sea. Paua is unique to New Zealand. The most colourful species of Abalone. Regarded by New Zealanders past and present as a taonga or treasure. Maori legend has it that paua was a special gift from Tangaroa, the God of the Sea.
Rei Jewellery exclusively uses gem quality, natural paua shell when creating our designs.
Each piece captures a unique essence of New Zealand.