String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.624
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 67.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
4 transparent pink circular "crackle" or "frosted" (1 large, 3 medium)' 35 bicones, some transparent pink faceted, some opalescent faceted, cone transparent pink 4-sided; 44 transparent pink (assorted shades and sizes, faceted circular; 81 circular opalescent (some with pink stripe, some with pink swirls), assorted sizes; 26 assorted shapes in shades of pink - 1 circular satin, 7 spiral twists. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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