String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 38.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
25 transparent blue truncated convex faceted cone beads; 1 transparent blue faceted cylinder; 7 opaque white centricular raspberry with iridized surface, press-molded; 6 opague white leaf rib design beads, iridized surface, press molded (3 circular, 3 ovoid); 42 circular opaque white faceted, press molded; 42 faceted bicone spacers. Strung on linen in repeated pattern from center bead.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source