String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.597
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 35.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
33 colorless to transparent pale yellowish with transparent pale turquoise striations, barrel shape, wound; 12 transparent turquoise blue circular faceted "crackle" or "frosted". Strung on waxed linen or silk(?).
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: