String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.338
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 42.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
30 foils - 22 bands of gold foil encased in opalescent, lampworked (12 ovoid, 10 circular) - 8 barrel shape bands of silver foil encased in transparent pale amber with brownish lustre on half, lampworked; 22 circular transparent pink faceted (18 medium, 4 small); 7 colorless ovoid faceted with lustre finish; 43 colorless faceted bicones; 4 transparent pink faceted ovoids; 3 colorless faceted circular; 2 colorless faceted discs. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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