UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOUNDATION – Hawaiinuiakea Silent Auction
Auction Ends: Dec 1, 2021 11:59 PM HST


Polihale Puka Hoops Sterling Silver Large Earrings

Item Number
Estimated Value
$50 USD
$45 USD to lf5f89a77

The winning bid will go to FrontStream Global Fund (tax ID 26-3265577), a 501c3 nonprofit organization, which will send the donation to UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII FOUNDATION (tax ID 990085260) on behalf of the winner.

Number of Bids
4  -  Bid History

Item Description

Made on the island of Kauai and donated by one of our members of Hui Ulana Lauhala Kauai, a community weaving group led by Kumu Maile Andrade, a faculty member at Kamakakuokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies.

One of the classes Maile Andreade teaches is HWST 222 Introduction to Hawaiian Fiber Arts Studio-Hana No‘eau Ma‘awe, an introduction to a variety of fibers used in the Hawaiian culture. Emphasis on cultivation, preparation, uses and conservation of the fibers. Areas explored are kapa, plaiting, netting and twining.  This class is a part of the Halau o Laka: Native Hawaiian Creative Expression concentration track.

For more info about Hawaiian Studies courses visit the Kamakakuokalani website.

Item Special Note

Winning bidder is responsible for any applicable shipping and handling costs.

Donated By:

Hui Ulana Lauhala Kauai