String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.628
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 41.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
29 circular translucent pink raspberry "crackle" or "frosted" (assorted sizes); 62 translucent pink (3 faceted cylinder, 1 circular, 57 circular faceted, 1 cornerless cube); 8 translucent opalescent pink circular (3 with darker pink flecks), 3 mold-pressed. Strung on silk(?) with brass rondelles flanking 8 smaller raspberry shapes.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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