String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 38.1 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
6 foils, circular, transparent gray (1 Prussian blue) with band of silver foil partially encased with transparent green trails, lampworked (2 small, 4 large), 76 opaque black circular faceted (12 medium, 64 small); 4 opaque black faceted; 54 opaque black discs. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source