String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.3.233
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 38.3 cm; Each Strand W (flat): 2.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
probably 1930-1939
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
String of 172 beads; transparent light yellow-green uranium glass; molded, tear-drop shaped beads strung on a silk string.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: 
Venue(s)
Corning Museum of Glass 2007-04-01 through 2007-10-21
West Bridge Show; traveling to The Gallery at Steuben in 2008 (cancelled 6-2008)