String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.304
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 32.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
5 foils, circular, transparent pale smokey with band of silver foil, polychrome crumbs, lampworked; 8 circular clambroth with opaque green swirls, lampworked; 43 small circular - 33 opaque light green - 10 opaque pale green; 2 circular opalescent green; 6 circular opaque green satin; 20 opalescent - 3 circular, 3 barrel, 14 faceted bicones; 2 opaque green satin fluted cones. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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