String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.334
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 40.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
12 foils - 8 square tabular, transparent light green with band of silver foil partially encased with transparent light green trails, lampworked - 4 barrel shaped, transparent green glass with band of silver foil partially encased with transparent light green trails, lampworked; 30 colorless faceted long bicones; 12 colorless with satin surface, circular/barrel shape; 4 colorless satin, rhomboid shape, pressed; 1 ovoid hexagon transparent opalescent; 1 long barrel, transparent satin; 2 transparent sating circular. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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