String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.588
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 39.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
11 opaque red with opaque yellow band at each end and polychrome chain design at equator, barrel; 4 opaque red faceted pear shape; 2 opaque red orange bicones, wound; 1 opaque red/red orange fluted barrel; 1 opaque red long square barrel; 49 opaque caramel satin faceted bicones; 28 opaque red circular, mold-pressed; 4 opaque red faceted circular; 1 opaque red barrel with uneven surface. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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