String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
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Overall L: 38.0 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
10 opaque cobalt blue, wound with band of silver foil overlaid by colorless, pink roses and green trail leaves, lampworked, circular; 39 transparent cobalt blue, circular, faceted; 28 transparent yellow green oblate discs with satin surface; 133 silver foil core encased with transparent cobalt blue, cylindrical seed beads. Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source