String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.604
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 38.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
34 colorless circular melon ribbed, mold-pressed; 33 transparent turquoise, barrel shape with 4 concave sides, mold-pressed. Strung on cotton(?) cord with knot between each bead with silver toned clasp and brass ring closure
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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