String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
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Overall L: 37.5 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
12 transparent cobalt blue glass fluted cylindrical beads; 6 transparent pale blue and opaque white striped crumb glass beads; 27 colorless faceted circular (2 sizes); 30 small colorless faceted bicone beads; 2 long faceted bicone beads; 2 transparent pale blue square tabular raspberry beads. Strung on waxed linen thread in repeated sequence.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source