String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 34.7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
26 opaque light brown swirls (5 with applied cane slices, circular - 21 circular); 6 opaque pale tan asymmetrically faceted barrel; 2 opaque light tan with tan and pinkish tan swirls, 3-sided ovoid; 39 opaque tan faceted bicones, mold-pressed; 8 colorless with opaque champagne swirls, asymmetrically faceted barrel; 12 transparent pale tan with opaque tan swirls, circular; 2 transparent light pinkish tan with opaque tan swirls, wound, circular. Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source