String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.132
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
Six "flowers" opaque red orange, wound with aventurine band and trails, roses and forget-me-nots (blue center), lampworked, circular tabular; 14 "flowers" opaque red orange wound with aventurine trails roses and forget-me-nots (yellow center) lampworked; 58 opaque red orange and translucent red, striped, wound, circular; ten brass toned with black accenting on ribs. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Former Collection
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