Ancestral survival, awareness and adaptability. Worn as a symbol of leadership and strength, the Toki symbolises mana, reverence and bravery.
Fossilised Wood was revered by the ancients as it was thought to contain the energy and knowledge of the tree from which it formed.
Although it looks like wood, there is none of the original wood still left having been replaced by stone via a mineralisation process whereby the organic materials making up cell walls have been replicated with minerals.
Beautiful translucent New Zealand Wood Fossil carved by Benjamin and braided by Marisa using black waxed thread with slip knots making this pendant easily adjustable in length.