Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.1.6
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2 cm, Diam: 2.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1-199
Credit Line: 
Gift of Y. Yamanishi
Primary Description: 
Opaque yellow and translucent green glass; mosaic glass technique. Spherical bead, large central yellow cane surrounded by small roughly rectangular green and yellow canes in a green matrix, "scrambled" design, irregular but roughly circular suspension hole (D: 5 mm).
Department: 
Provenance: 
Yamanishi, Y., Source
1981-01-28
Category: