Maoris name Pounamu (pow naa mu). Considered a prized possesion or Taonga(Treasure), especially when given and received as a gift. More about Pounamu. Please note; As we are experiencing very rapid gold price changes at this time, if you are keen to purchase an item from the website, please get back to us and we will confirm an accurate price for you. Note; Displayed prices are in NZ$, if delivery is within NZ, 15% (gst) will be added.