String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 35.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
10 opaque white, wound, with aventurine threads, pink roses and forget-me-nots (red center), lampworked, circular; 58 opaque cobalt blue, circular faceted; 4 opaque to translucent cobalt blue, small circular; 64 opaque cobalt blue barrel shape seed or pony beads. Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source