String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.532
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
23 aventurine opaque green core with aventurine flecks encased in colorless, lampworked (2 small,21 large); 10 colorless circular faceted (2 sizes); 46 colorless faceted bicones; 14 circular gold toned textural surfaced beads. Strung on waxed linen with brass to end rondelles flanking aventurine bead.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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