Sterling Silver Small Palaoa Pendant
Only the very highest ranking ali'i or Hawaiian royalty could wear the <i>palaoa</i>. It was carved of whale read more...
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Only the very highest ranking ali'i or Hawaiian royalty could wear the <i>palaoa</i>. It was carved of whale bone from whale carcasses that would wash up in certain areas. <p>These areas were considered sacred and were protected from common use. It was a symbol of responsibility for the people of the land. Wear this sterling silver Palaoa Pendant (small) with respect. <p>Each Palaoa Pendant is made to order here in Honolulu, Hawaii. <p>Allow 12-15 days for order to be completed. This item will ship separately from other items in your order. Lifetime guarantee on workmanship and materials during normal wear and use of this piece of jewelry.<p> Approximately 1-1/8'' long x 5/8'' wide.