String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.510
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 47.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
27 aventurine colorless core with opaque pink, encased with colorless with aventurine stripes, ovoid, lampworked; 28 opaque cobalt blue barrel discs, drawn. Strung on waxed linen with brass bead tips and brass toned screw barrel clasp..
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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