String of 12 Beads

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Object Name: 
String of 12 Beads
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
51.6.250
Dimensions: 
Overall H (max): 2.85 cm, Diam (max): 2.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1912-1949
Primary Description: 
String of 12 Beads. Transparent light blue glass; probably molded and drilled. Spherical shape; undecorated; five with single bores, seven with transverse half-bores, and one of these with a small sunken area opposite the half-bore as though a full transverse bore was intended but not completed.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Hussey, Nellie B., Source
1951
Category: 
Exhibition of East Asiatic Glass
Venue(s)
Toledo Museum of Art 1948-10-03 through 1948-10-31