Bead (Tombodama type)

Object Name: 
Bead (Tombodama type)

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Object Name: 
Bead (Tombodama type)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
80.6.1 H
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2 cm, Diam: 2.1 cm; Bore Diam: 0.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1978
Primary Description: 
Glossy opaque white glass; nearly globular form, decorated with six longitudinally insets with latticino like motif in black on a gray ground.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Asao, Kyoyu (Japanese), Source
1980-04-14
Category: 
The History of Beads: from 30,000 B.C. to the present (1998) illustrated, p. 60; BIB# 69265
Kyoyu Asao, Tombodama/Glass Bead Master (1980-4) cover, pp. 13-18 figs. 1-19;