Hawaiian. <em>Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa)</em>, 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)

Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa)


Medium: Human hair, sperm whale tooth, fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:19th-early 20th century

Dimensions: cord: 13 in. (33 cm) pendant: 3 9/16 in. (9 cm)


Accession Number: 02.258.2623

Image: 02.258.2623_acetate_bw.jpg,

Brooklyn Museum