String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.390
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 39.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
22 transparent pink with "flowers" of millefiori canes, wound, marvered, 4 sided barrels; 9 colorless, mold-pressed, circular with segmented design; 6 transparent light pink, circular, matte surface; 26 transparent pink with matte surface (4 ovoid, 22 small circular); 43 colorless circular faceted; 1 colorless truncated cone, faceted. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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