Blue Millefiori Bead with Concentric Circles and Section of Concentric Circle Cane

Object Name: 
Blue Millefiori Bead with Concentric Circles and Section of Concentric Circle Cane

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Object Name: 
Blue Millefiori Bead with Concentric Circles and Section of Concentric Circle Cane
Accession Number: 
2011.6.20
Dimensions: 
(a) L: 2 cm, Diam (max): 2.2 cm; (b) L: 2.1 cm, W: 1 cm, Diam (max): 0.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2010-2011
Credit Line: 
Gift of James Lankton
Primary Description: 
Opaque blue, white, red, and yellow glass; millefiori technique, marvered. Blue bead with millefiori decoration consisting two different types of canes showing concentric circles. (b) Section of cane showing concentric blue and white circles. One end of cane is wider than rest of cane and flattened into an oval shape.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Lankton, James, Source
2011-11-09
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