String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 42.4 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
13 aventurine - pieces of opaque white and aventurine encased in colorless, circular, lampworked; 20 circular, opalescent core with band of gold foil encased in opalescent, lampworked. Strung on waxed cord with gold toned bead tips, jump rings, and snap barrel clasps.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source