String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.413
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 41.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
74 opaque to pink circular; 12 opaque white core encased in transparent pink, wound, circular; 4 opaque light pink with transparent pink swirls and opaque multicolored pieces, marvered, lampworked, ovoid; 2 core of colorless with band of silver foil encased in colorless with transparent pink wavy lines, circular, lampworked, and mold-pressed woven type design. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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