String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 40.1 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
8 band of gold foil with pink "paint" encased in opalescent, asymmetrically faceted, lampworked, pressed; 6 transparent pale pink spirally ribbed barrels, mold-pressed; 25 transparent opalescent twisted long squares; 4 opaque pink satin encased in colorless, rhomboid, mold-pressed; 4 opalescent with pink spirals, barrel shape twisted spiral, lampworked; 2 transparent pink spiral fluted barrel shape with lustre surface; 8 opalescent circular to oblate; 2 transparent pink faceted cubes; 2 transparent pink with opaque white spiral overlaid with crumbs, lustre surface, lampworked, barrel shape; 5 opalescent with transparent pink swirls, circular, lampworked; 2 opalescent and transparent pink circular tabular, crimped.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source