String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.583
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 32.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
17 circular clambroth with translucent green spots or swirls, lampworked; 4 translucent green ovoid (2 sizes), wound; 3 circular translucent white and light green marbled (2 sizes); 21 translucent green to light green barrel shape, some with dimpled surface, wound, pressed or tooled; 28 colorless faceted bicones 9 several sizes, all small, 1 with lustre on part of it); 1 colorless truncated faceted bicone; 11 colorless faceted circular (some with portion of surface lustred), 2 colorless barrel shape, 1 faceted, 1 with dimples, 2 colorless cornerless cubes faceted. Strung linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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