String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.418
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 43.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
16 translucent yellow green with polychrome inlaid canes, tabular barrel, lampworked; 1 circular tabular as before mounted on clasp; 32 opaque tan barrels (look like wood); uncounted transparent red seed beads. Strung on red cord with gold toned snap clasp.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: 
Inscription: 
JAPAN
mark
Stamped clasp