Ku or Kukailimoku (masculine) along with his counter part, Hina (feminine) are great ancestral dieties. Together they include everything from the earth to the heavens, from the east to the west. Kukailimoku means "snatcher of the Islands". Hence Kamehameha I (unifier of the Islands) associated himself with Ku, and had many monuments erected in his honor. The cording of black and grey is 26 inches in length with a bead and loop clasp.