Lei niho palaoa
Ivory (whale), hair, plant (olona)
28 x 20 cm
The label on the whale tooth pendant reads, "Ka walu ia ka apu wai ia Kinoiki". The two olona (Touchardia latifolia) tying cords are intact. It appears to have only one strand of braided hair severed.
Collection Name: Kapiolani-Kalanianaole Collection