String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 85.5 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
50 opaque rust, black, yellow, and white circular millefiori beads (with flower design) alternating with 6 strands of seed beads (either rust and opaque white striped or green and rust striped). Strung on tan fiber with knot between beads and sections of small beads.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source