String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 41.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
32 foils. 32 circular colorless with thin band of silver foil at equator overlaid with transparent teal, lampworked, matte surface; 16 transparent green, faceted barrel shape, drawn; 24 circular coloress with matte surface; 36 colorless conical with matte surface. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source