String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 38.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
26 opaque cobalt blue encased in opalescent, circular, mold-pressed with points; 45 transparent cobalt blue, circular faceted, drawn; 2 ovoid faceted opalescent; 4 transparent opalescent circular, small shell spiral; 6 transparent opalescent, barrel with dimples; 1 transparent opalescent, circular, spiral ribbed; 1 transparent opalescent circular. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source