String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 42.8 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
22 aventurine. 20 opaque pink and white with aventurine pieces, lampworked, circular asymmetrical faceted (1 circular with marvered black crumbs atop aventurine); 2 ovoid opaque pink transparent pink and aventurine pieces encased in colorless, lampworked; 39 opaque pink satin encased in colorless, square ovoid, mold-pressed. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source