Object Detail

Piece of a flint nodule from Pahautane (sometimes spelt Pahuatane)/ Limestone Creek north of Punakaiki on the West Coast. The flint is dark grey with a white rind. Traditionally this type of flint was used to drill in to Pounamu.
Collection type
40mm high x 60mm wide x 60mm deep
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System ID
Current Rights
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Museum. Id 166537


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