String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.316
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
13 foils, ovoid colorless with slight opalescence with band of silver foil at equator partially covered with colorless and green "crumbs" and opaque blue trails at ends; 14 colorless and blue fibrous, drawn, faceted cylinders; 50 transparent blue faceted circular. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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