String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.446
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
23 circular raised eye beads, band of silver foil encased in transparent light green with colorless, opaque white and amethyst eyes, lampworked; 2 transparent cranberry, ovoid melon-shaped, pressed; 46 ovoid melon shape (20 colorless and transparent pink - 16 transparent light pink - 10 transparent pink), some with matte surface. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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