String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.342
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 36.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
15 foils - 2 cylinders, 6 barrels, 7 ovoids transparent cobalt blue core with band of silver foil, partially overlaid with trails of light transparent blue, cobalt blue and green glass, lampworked; 14 transparent cobalt blue hexagon barrel; 4 small cylindrical transparent pale gold; 18 transparent cobalt blue circular faceted (2 sizes); 1 transparent pale blue circular, wound; 16 medium circular brushed surface gold tones metal; 44 small circular gold toned metal; 2 spring like gold toned metal.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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