String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.423
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 40.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
25 opaque white barrel tabular with fold in center of each long edge; 4 transparent blue with polychrome cane design, satin/matte surface, circular; 36 transparent medium blue, circular faceted; 2 opaque white with transparent blue swirls, barrel shape, wound; 1 colorless with opaque white stripes and blue on surface, mold-pressed, circular with uneven sides; 9 colorless with opaque blue swirls, barrel shape (8 with dimpled surface, 1 no dimples). Strung on linen
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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