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Whale-tooth Necklace (Lei Niho Palaoa)

Date: early 19th century
Geography: United States, Hawai'i
Culture: Hawai'i
Medium: Walrus ivory, human hair, fiber
Dimensions: W. 4 1/4 x D. 16 in. (10.8 x 40.6 cm)
Classification: Bone/Ivory-Ornaments
Credit Line: The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number: 1979.206.1623

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