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ID: 300379307
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300379307

 

Record Type: concept
kawakawa (rock) (pounamu, rock (inorganic material), ... Materials (hierarchy name))

 

Note: The most common variety of Maori pounamu stone that comes in many shades, from strong rich green to dark green; often a translucent nephrite. It is often characterized by small dark inclusions, which is considered an addition to its character.
 
Terms:
kawakawa (rock) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,L,N)
kawakawa (rock) (Maori,UF,U,U)
kawakawa (Dutch-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  M.MT

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Materials Facet
Materials Facet
Hierarchy of Materials (hierarchy name)
.... Materials (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of materials (substances)
........ materials (substances) (G)
Hierarchy of <materials by composition>
............ <materials by composition> (G)
Hierarchy of inorganic material
................ inorganic material (G)
Hierarchy of rock (inorganic material)
.................... rock (inorganic material) (G)
Hierarchy of pounamu
........................ pounamu (G)
Hierarchy of kawakawa (rock)
............................ kawakawa (rock) (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... De meest voorkomende pounamu-steensoort (een woord uit het Maori), vaak van doorschijnend nefriet en qua kleur variërend van helder- tot donkergroen. Het wordt vaak gekenmerkt door kleine, donkere insluitsels, die als waardevolle toevoeging aan het karakter van de steen worden beschouwd. 

Related concepts:
composed of ....  nephrite
....................  (tremolite, mineral, ... Materials (hierarchy name)) [300011120]

Sources and Contributors:
kawakawa (rock)............  [MNM-TePapa Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.............................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.............................  Chapman, Working of Greenstone (1892)
.............................  Craighead Tennant et al., Studies of New Zealand pounamu using Mössbauer spectroscopy (2005)
.............................  Manutchehr-Danai, Dictionary of Gems and Gemology (2000)
.............................  Te Papa online (2000-) accessed 15 August 2012
.............................  Te Papa spreadsheet (2012)
.............................  UvA Talen
 
Subject: .....  [VP]
............  Te Papa online (2000-) accessed 15 August 2012
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Manutchehr-Danai, Dictionary of Gems and Gemology (2000)
.......... Te Papa online (2000-) accessed 15 August 2012
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......... UvA Talen

 

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