Kawakawa Pounamu Hei Tiki

Sands Carving Studio


Hei tiki represent the form of the first human, worn by Māori they are a prestigious gift. Hei tiki are a remembrance of Tupuna (ancestors) that guide us forward. Hei tiki can be seen as ornaments of honour and status. 

These Hei Tiki are carved from Kawakawa pounamu, inlaid with paua shell eyes and hung with an adjustable muka waxed cord.

Sizes of tiki vary on selected options