This hand-wrapped adornment is set on a handmade adjustable-length cord with a stone closure. The dark green pounamu has beautiful inclusions and chatoyant highlights. It's a strong healing stone.
About the symbol: Māori (New Zealand) elders prized the toki as a symbol of power, wisdom and authority, especailly in adversity. Let it give you strength to overcome.
About the stone: A nephrite jade treasured by the Māori (New Zealand) people, given as sacred gifts and considered to increase in prestige when passed down through the generations. Pounamu is only found in the South Island of New Zealand, giving the South Island its name "Te Wai Pounamu" or "the waters of greenstone."