String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.407
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 39.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
12 opaque yellow, wound, with band of gold leaf, roses and green forget-me-nots, colorless with gold leaf trails, lampworked, tabular barrel; 52 opaque yellow circular; 1 opaque brighter yellow with matte surface, circular; 1 opaque gold-yellow, mold-pressed barrel-shaped with band at equator; 50 opaque white with lustre surface, barrel shape with band at equator. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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