4 Bracelets

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4 Bracelets
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Primary Description: 
Colorless lined with gold, opaque deep gray, and translucent bluish gray glasses; (AB) formed from tube which was heated and bent into circular shape, presumably around mandrel, the ends being re-heated and fused. Bracelet, consisting of narrow tube, the fused ends clearly visible. (CD) Perhaps formed by working small gather of glass around tool with conical head, agitating the tool so that the molten glass assumes an annular shape and is gradually enlarged. Bracelet, consisting of continuous band of glass with D-shaped cross-section.