String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.426
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
31 opaque pink satin encased in colorless, mold-pressed, long 4-sided barrel with slight twist; 15 opaque pink satin with polychrome pieces ad roses, tabular barrel, graduated sizes; 2 translucent pink in pink swirls, pear shaped; 2 translucent pink 3-sided with sphere at center; 1 translucent lighter pink barrel shape. Knot type is ring within rig. Strung on linen(?).
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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