String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.606
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 42.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
24 transparent green with satin finish (10 cylindrical shape with millefiori pieces - 14 circular); 6 transparent green circular faceted, 2 sizes; 20 opaque black (2 ovoid, 18 faceted bicones); 53 colorless faceted (8 large circular, 1 medium barrel, 30 small circular, 2 bicone discs, 1 disc, 11 medium circular); 14 circular gold toned. Strung on linen(?).
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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