String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.150
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
Six circular "flower" beads, opaque pink, wound with lampworked aventurine band and trails, roses, and forget-me-nots (yellow center); 30 circular aventurine (two sizes - 16 small, 14 medium); 19 opalescent oblate disks; four opalescent diamond concave disc, mold-pressed; 20 ovoid, pink and light pink striped, mold-pressed; 12 circular transparent pink/opalescent pink, wound; 15 opaque white core encased by transparent dark pink, wound, square ovoid shape.