String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 39.0 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
18 foils. 16 goild foil with pink "painting" encased in opalescent, polygonal - 2 circular silver foilf with pink and turquoise "painting" encased in opalescent, lampworked; 32 circular transparent pink with opalescent swirls, 51 circular, 49 opalescent-2 opalescent with opaque white swils, lampworked. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source