String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
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Overall L: 34.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
46 foils. 46 circular opaque pink with 2 geometric pieces of silver foil, polychrome "crumbs" overlaid with colorless (?), lampworked; 48 colorless faceted bicones; 10 transparent peacock blue faceted bicones; 6 circular transparent pink swirls in transparent pink, wound. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source