Hawaiian Feather Necklace, Lei hulu, 19th century, made in the pani'o style, from dyed duck or chicken feathers, the construction technique is called wili paepae, with the feathers bundled and then tied to a central core, lg. 32 in.
Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, Honolulu, Hawaii; Kepoikai collection, Wailaku, Maui.
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