String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.394
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
16 opaque pink with multicolored cane "flowers", wound, lampworked, circular to oblate (some white and pink); 11 opaque pink satin encased in colorless, mold-pressed (9 rhomboid, 2 truncated cone, faceted, smaller of 2 has lustre surface); 12 opaque pink satin, circular faceted, mold-pressed; 18 opaque pink and 20 opaque pink satin long 4-sided cylinders. Strung on linen or silk.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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