String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 39.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
8 opaque black with polychrome inlaid canes, circular tabular; 55 transparent medium blue circular faceted; 36 opaque black faceted bicones; 8 opaque blue satin encased in colorless, mold-pressed, ruffled zig-zag disc; 8 transparent medium blue cylinder discs, faceted; 2 transparent medium blue raspberry dome shaped, pressed. Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source