Toki Au in Kawakawa Pounamu

You can already see they beautiful swirls in this luscious pounamu green toki.  If you want to see some real magic then get yourself a torch(phone torch is perfect) and lay your taonga right on top of it – you’ll see right inside the pounamu.  It’s beautiful and something kinda magical, seeing inside a stone.  How is it even possible?  Get’s me every time!

Anyway, I’ll leave it to you to discover all that for yourself as photos do not do it any justice. And spoil the surprise.

The Toki itself has become a symbol of strength(particularity in time of adversity), courage and fortitude as it had to be strong to endure the cutting and scraping motions of its use.  Toki were also worn by elders as a symbol of power, wisdom and authority.

Toki are a great gift for those heading out on their life journey, facing and/or conquering a challenge, in leadership, connecting to their whakapapa or just generally deserving of a taonga that shows them just what you think of them 😉.

  • One of a kind taonga by Timoti
  • Kawakawa pounamu from Te Tai Poutini
  • 41mm length x 33mm width

💚Now every taonga you purchase helps us to carve a taonga for EVERY tamariki in care in Aotearoa. You can read more about our Tū Māia project here. Ngā mihi mahana for your support of this kaupapa!💚


Out of stock


Other Taonga you might be interested in

Join the whanau!

Do you enjoy good conversation, new ideas and, of course, special mates rates? Then you'll want to sign up here for our random Tales From The Workbench.
(We promise not to crowd out your inbox or consume all your precious time.)