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String of 18 tubular beads

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Grouping of 18 tubular gold beads, four of which have two small bells attached to their ends. The grouping and stringing of the beads is modern.


With Malcolm Delacorte, Cornwall, New York, by June, 1977; to MFA, September 14, 1977, purchase.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay

Veraguas-Gran Chiriquí, A.D. 900–1550

Object Place

Veraguas or Chiriquí Province, Panama

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gold alloy




Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands