Bead Prototypes

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Object Name: 
Bead Prototypes
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
GL271
Dimensions: 
(a) Blue Bead H: 6.4 cm, Diam (max): 10.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2013
Primary Description: 
Bead Prototypes. Transparent blue, white, colorless, transparent purple, and black glass; blown, cased, hot-worked, iridized. (ab) Two transparent blue beads. (c-e) Three opaque white and colorless beads. (f-h) Three transparent cobalt blue beads. (i-k) Three transparent purple beads. (l-n) Three black beads with iridized surface.
Provenance: 
GlassLab, Source
2013
to
2014