Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Title: 
Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.154
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 39.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
Ten "flower" circular, opaque cobalt blue wound with aventurine band and trails, roses, forget-me-nots, lampworked; 33 circular colorless with satin finish, mold-pressed; 22 transparent cobalt blue barrel shaped; 64 colorless bicones, faceted. Strength waxed linen in repeating sequence.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Former Collection
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