String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
57.1.3
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 0.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1400-1499
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. W. G. N. van der Sleen
Primary Description: 
Opaque brick-red (twelve beads), yellow (ten beads), green and greenish-yellow (five beads), dark green (sixteen beads and black (three beads) glass; slightly corroded; probably drawn; shapes vary from ring to tube.
Department: 
Provenance: 
van der Sleen, W. G. N., Source
1957-03-04
Category: 
The History of Beads: from 30,000 B.C. to the present (1998) illustrated, p. 67; BIB# 69265