String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 36.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
15 opaque white swirls encased in transparent turquoise, wound, circular; 10 transparent light turquoise circular faceted; 4 colorless squares with faceted edges; 28 colorless faceted bicones; 44 colorless "spun glass" faceted cylinders, assorted sizes; 49 opaque white barrel seed beads. Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source