Strand of 72 Han Dynasty Amber Beads

Object Name: 
Strand of 72 Han Dynasty Amber Beads

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Object Name: 
Strand of 72 Han Dynasty Amber Beads
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Accession Number: 
2010.6.25
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Overall L: about 25.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
206 BC-220 AD
Credit Line: 
Gift of Christopher Sheppard
Primary Description: 
Amber glass, string; glass beads formed on rod, assembled. String of 72 individual turquoise glass beads of similar sizes; some beads appear bluish green.
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Provenance: 
Sheppard, Christopher, Source
2011-01-25
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