String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.694
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 41.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
Necklace of 92 glass and metal beads. 9 opaque light turquoise with opaque black and blue stripes, pear shaped tabular; 36 opaque turquoise blue; with opaque white spiral stripe, ovoid, lampworked; 20 gold toned metal, circular; 27 barrel shape dull gold toned metal, smaller. Strung on monofilament with gold twist clasp.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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