String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 43.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
37 foils. 19 band of silver foil encased in transparent turquoise blue with amber and pink inclusions, ovoid tabular, lampworked - 18 circular, band of silver foil encased in transparent opalescent, lampworked; 42 transparent opalescent, spiral faceted barrel shape. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source