String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.530
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 34.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
All aventurine. 21 ovoid, 23 circular opaque green and black marbled with aventurine ribbons, lampworked. Strung on green and natural linen with rondelles at end of each bead and knots between each bead, gold toned screw barrel clasp, thin gold wire.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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