String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.290
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 41.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
7 foils, opaque pink satin glass core, wound with band of silver foil covered in trails of transparent turquoise and blobs of transparent red; 163 transparent pink circular/barrel faceted (66 medium, 97 small); 120 colorless seed beads. Strung on pink cotton cord with spacer knots between all but seed beads.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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