String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.391
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: 
8 colorless overlaid with opaque white and colorless cane overlaid with opaque turquoise flower and gilded colorless trace decoration, circular, lampworked; 16 translucent opalescent, circular faceted; 34 opaque turquoise satin, horizontally ribbed bicone, mold-pressed; 4 opaque light turquoise satin encased in colorless, mold-pressed, rhomboid shape. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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