String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.434
Dimensions: 
Overall L :44.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
14 opaque white with translucent green swirls with goldstone in pulled feather design, lampworked; 2 circular goldstone encased in colorless, lampworked; 21 circular opaque light green; 56 transparent yellow green (9 barrel shape berry bead, 2 sizes and cylindrical - 46 mold pressed circular with asymmetrical concave facets). Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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