String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 35.7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
6 foils, silver foil encased in colorless with transparent pink spirals, circular fluted spiral, lampworked; 17 circular colorless with opaque pink swirls, lampworked; 4 opaque pink encased in colorless square bicones; 30 opaque pink satin encased in colorless, ovoid twisted square, lampworked. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source