String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 40.1 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
10 foils, opaque red core with silver foil encased in opalescent crimped to fluted shape, lampworked; 29 circular transparent pal opalescent (2 sizes); 49 colorless faceted bicones (41 small, 8 medium); 8 colorless faceted barrel discs. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source