lei ‘olepe

lei ‘olepe

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Shells: Chlamys sp.

Location:

C.D.A.3243, Legato Cap.E.A.D’Albertis, 1932

Provenance:

Second half of 19th century

Necklace of bivalve shells: it was also used as a hat band.
Hawaii