String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.452
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 38.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
30 translucent red ovoid geometric pattern beads, iridized surface, pressed (14 large 10 mm, 16 smaller 7mm); 12 translucent dark red ovoid raspberry beads, pressed; 42 colorless faceted truncated cane beads. Strung on waxed linen in repetitive sequence.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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