Gold Raukaraka Pounamu Toki

Sands Carving Studio


This Toki Adze pendant is adorned with a 9 ct gold cap, suspended by a gold-plated sterling silver chain and handcrafted by John Mayo. This piece measures 6 cm long x 2 cm in width.

Raukaraka Jade is a beautiful and rare type of pounamu with striking shades of yellow, orange and green. 

In the ancient Māori world, the Toki are essential tools in everyday life. Toki has come to represent the strength and skill of an individual, and the acquisition of knowledge and mana (prestige).