String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 37.5 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
31 foils, circular silver foil encased in transparent yellow-gold with applied and marvered roses, graduated sizes, lampworked; 38 circular opaque pink satin, wound; 10 opaque pink satin, mold-pressed, 2 lenticular ovoids joined at right angles. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source