AJF 1 PLEASE NOTE THIS IS SMALL !! Superbly made Marsden Flower Jade Toki by Andrew Johnstone !! (My auctions carry the name & photo of the carver) Taonga means gift!
An ideal Present!A piece of Jewellery! A long lasting sought after RARE Gem stone / mineral from God’s Zone. A part of New Zealand culture and heritage. Source : Guaranteed South Island NZ Marsden Flower Jade Colour : Superb Marsden Flower Jade with beautiful YELLOW OCHRE/RED BROWN natural rivers and spots making this toki beautiful ! Polish: POLISHED (SATIN FINISH) Design : Toki (ADZE) with traditional hour-glass hole. Approximate Maximum Sizes (SMALL)
1 5/8 X 1/2 X 1/3 inches (Convex on one side)42 X 12 X 7-8 mms Comes with adjustable waxed cord These are Unique and authentic one off pieces of GENUINE NEPHRITE from New Zealand . Toki is an adze used for carving wood. The carvers developed a style of wearing this around the neck so their prized possession (wood carving tool) will not be misplaced. COMBINE SHIPPING TO SAVE ! Made in New Zealand in GENUINE New Zealand Greenstone by one of the TOP New Zealand carvers ! Please check my auctions which offer Top Traditional Work in Most sought after quality Jade from Top Established Mature INTERNATIONALLY FAMOUS ... read more