String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.440
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 45.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
2 large circular colorless with transparent blue swils, lampworked, wound; 38 circular colorless and transparent blue "crackle" or "frosted", mold-pressed; 33 ovoid/barrel shape, opaque white with translucent blue and aventurine pulled feather designs, lampworked. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: