Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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shell lei (necklace)
  • Kanaka Maoli (Hawaiian) peoples
  • shell lei (necklace), late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • shell, string
  • Object Length: 39.5 cm
    Object Length: 15 1/2 in
  • Gift of Fritz W. Forbes
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4011

This is a single strand of grey spiral shells.