String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.398
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 44.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
36 opaque blue-green (22 long cylindrical tabular, crimped on edged - 14 circular with 4 pinched "wings"), lampworked, tooled; 22 translucent white covered with opaque blue-green enamel, circular; 16 opaque orange satin, mold-pressed circular with design of diagonal cuts at both ends.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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