Multi-color Niu Style Choker with Tahitian Pearls 22.5"
100% Ni’ihau Shells.
All shells have been picked off the shores of Ni’ihau by native people of the island.
This lei showcases the varies colors of Momi shells can be found.
The colors in this piece is listed:
Momi ‘ōnikiniki ‘ele‘ele
Momi ke‘oke‘o maikia‘i
Momi kahakaha ikaika
This lei also has five Tahitian pearls.
This lei tied in Niu Style.
It is approx. 22.5-inches long.
Closed with two Pōleholeho (Bumpy Cowries) with a 14k gold hook and eye clasp.
All shells are picked and made by native families of Ni’ihau. In accordance to Hawai’i state law, H.B. No. 2569, all shells in this piece contains at least 80% Ni’ihau shells and is made in Hawai’i. The percentage of shells from Ni’ihau in this piece is 100%.
Certificate of Authenticity provided with purchase.