String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 36.6 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
11 circular raised eye beads with silver foil overlaid by pale amethyst with opaque white and pale amethyst eyes, lampworked; 44 circular transparent amethyst beads, machine wound; 46 colorless with satin finish circular beads; 1 colorless melon pressed bead; 1 circular colorless bead.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source