String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.638
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 41.3 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
64 circular transparent pink and green faceted pressed; 16 circular transparent pink with lustre coating; 8 ovoid transparent amber with multicolored millefiori canes, satin finish, lampworked; 34 transparent amber oblate discs; 1 circular transparent smokey glass facet cut. Strung on waxed linen cord in repeating sequence.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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