Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
95.3.18
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 2.1 cm, Diam: 2.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Jerome Strauss
Primary Description: 
Bead, Millefiori, spherical. Opaque blue, red, pink, white, green and yellow glasses; millefiori. Blue ground, red band flanked by white and pink scallop rows at equator. Line of three single canes; wavy pink and white band and striped band at hole. Design same on each side of kid band.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Strauss, Jerome (1893-1978), Source
1979-03-22
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