3-Strand Lenalena Pikake Lei 36"
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 Momi Lenalena shells.
This lei tied in Pīkake Style.
It is 3-strands and approx. 36-inches long.
Closed a single Pōleholeho (Bumpy Cowries) and two puka shells.
This lei was made by Kelmar Kanahele.
Appraised by Kelmar Kanahele for $12,000.00 (documents included).
Made in 2012 in Hilo, Hawai'i.
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.