Contemporary 18" Ni'ihau certified shell lei with 3 Tahitian black pearls and 8 mm 14k yellow gold fluted pearl clasp. 100% Ni'ihau shells. This lei showcases the beautiful contrast between authentic Ni'ihau shells in their rarest colors with the gem quality luster of black Tahitian pearls. It is sewn in the pikake fashion with crownflower sections carefully placed with attention to detail.
Shells featured: Mmi Ke'Oke'O, 'Ula 'Ula, 'Kaha 'Kaha, onikiniki with Kahelelani Akala Pua Waipapip (dark red), Ikaika. Artist: janelle Kienow.
Size: 18" long.
Media: Shells, pearl, and gold
Price: $7,000.00 USD