String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.130
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
18 "flowers" opaque white, wound with aventurine band and trails, opaque red roses, lampworked, marvered, circular/barrel; 27 flecks of aventurine encased in transparent amber, lampworked, circular; thirty eight opaque red standard square. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Former Collection
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