String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.250
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
10 circular foils, cone of silver foil overlaid by colorless with pink internal trails, lampworked; 10 colorless with opaque pink swirls, rectangular, crimped tabular; 6 circular transparent pink faceted; 16 ovoid square with opaque pink satin cone overlaid by colorless, lampworked; 14 small circular transparent pink, wound. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: