String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 40.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
17 barrel shaped opaque yellow crumb beads; 14 colorless ovoid pressed faceted beads with satin finish; 24 circular colorless with satin finish; 26 circular opaque yellow; 30 small gold toned metal fluted bicones. Strung on waxed linen in almost sequential repeating pattern.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source