String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.252
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
42 small circular foils, silver foil with inclusions encased by opalescent; 31 oval foils -11 silver or gold foil strips encased in opalescent; 20 gold foil strips on green core encased in opalescent, lampworked. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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