String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.299
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 39.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
String of 79 glass beads. 16 foils, square tabular, opaque "clambroth" with band of silver foil covered with blobs of transparent amber and opaque pink glass, lampworked; 10 ovoid tranparent peach, wound; 24 circular transparent smoley colored, faceted; 29 colorless faceted - 2 circular, 7 bicones, 17 short truncated cones; 3 transparent pale pink faceted bicones. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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