HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - A feathered cape from 19th century Hawaii will soon be on display at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The red, yellow and black ahu’ula is made from i’iwi and o’o bird feathers.
It is one of 30 rare artifacts from across Polynesia that will be on display as part of the Atea: Nature and Divinity in Polynesia exhibit.
Each piece in the exhibit symbolizes the cosmological genealogy.
The exhibit will be on display at the Met from November 19th until October 2019.