Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
81.1.8
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 0.7 cm, Diam: 0.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Y. Yamanishi
Primary Description: 
Opaque yellow and translucent green glass; mosaic glass technique. Cube shape; single cane with circular yellow center surrounded by alternating strips of green and yellow in a green matrix, roughly cube-shaped with convex sides, pieced through the striped side creating a sort of eye-bead motif.
Provenance: 
Yamanishi, Y., Source
1981-01-28
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