Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Accession Number: 
2014.4.46
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 8.6 cm, Diam (max): 1.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2007
Credit Line: 
Gift of the International Society of Glass Beadmakers (President's Collection)
Primary Description: 
Bead. Orange, black, blue, green, yellow, and red glasses, black rubber; flameworked. Cylindrical bead tapering at ends. Bead decorated with abstract face set atop orange background; ends of bead are black. Three rubber washers set into glass.
Provenance: 
International Society of Glass Beadmakers, Source
2014-09-29
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
Bron 07
signature
Cased within glass just above bottom black end of bead