String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.484
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 87.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
94 translucent cobalt blue facet cut circular beads and 53 colorless circular facet cut beads. Strung on silk or linen cord with spring pins/split ring, clasp with knots between beads at intervals. Graduated repeating sequence of beads.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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