String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.370
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 45.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
23 opaque yellow barrel shaped melons (black striations); 24 opaque black with spiral band of aventurine and yellow green dots, circular, lampworked. Strung on ochre dyed leather thong.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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