Necklace of Glass Beads

Object Name: 
Necklace of Glass Beads

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Object Name: 
Necklace of Glass Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.193
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
Four "foils" colorless core with band of "painted silver foil encased in colorless, lampworked, circular; two "foils" transparent cobalt blue core with band of silver foil with red and green spots, encased in transparent cobalt blue, lampworked, circular; one band of gold foil encased in transparent amber, truncated bicone, wound; 24 transparent cobalt blue circular faceted; 20 colorless, circular, faceted; four transparent red, circular, faceted; eight transparent green "crackled" or "frosted", circular; four opaque yellow-green encased in transparent yellow-green with satin surface, pressed cuts, mold-pressed; 36 band of silver foil (?) encased in transparent amber, drawn, barrel/cylindrical disk. Strung on monofilament with gold toned crimps and screw barrel clasp.