Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa)
Arts of the Pacific Islands
Human hair, sperm whale tooth, fiber
19th-early 20th century
cord: 13 in. (33 cm)
pendant: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm) (show scale)
"2623" Culin number
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Gift of George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward
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Hawaiian. Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa), 19th-early 20th century. Human hair, sperm whale tooth, fiber, cord: 13 in. (33 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George C. Brackett and Robert B. Woodward, 02.258.2623. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 02.258.2623_acetate_bw.jpg)
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