String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.601
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 37.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
16 transparent green ovoid tabular with leaf design, mold-pressed; 16 transparent green ribbed barrel; 34 transparent green small melon shaped circular; 8 transparent green encasing opaque white and translucent brown, square tabular; 65 colorless seed beads. Strung on monofilament with brass bead ends and brass beehive snap clasp.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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