• Culture/People:

    Kuna (Cuna)

  • Object name:

    Necklace

  • Date created:

    1925-1930

  • Place:

    Chalapa; Chiriquí Province; Panama

  • Media/Materials:

    Shell/shells, glass bead/beads, cordage

  • Techniques:

    Cut, drilled, strung

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected between 1927 and 1930 by Joy Barber Woodson (1904-ca. 1983) and/or her husband William Irvin Woodson (1900-1972, an executive with Texaco) when they lived in Panama; inherited by their daughter Sara Lucy Woodson Sabatelli (1942-1997); donated to MAI by Mrs. Sabatelli in 1985.

  • Dimensions:

    38.5 x 23.5 cm

  • Catalog number:

    25/2347

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