String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.659
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 40.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
63 opalescent with transparent pink swirls, lampworked, wound, circular; 2 transparent opalescent pale pink, wound, circular; 4 transparent pale pink swirls in opalescent, spiral fluted barrels; 6 opalescent swirls in transparent pink, lampworked, spiral fluted barrels; 2 translucent pink spiral fluted barrels; 2 opaque pink swirls in opalescent ribbed barrel shape, lampworked; 2 opaque white with transparent pink pieces, lampworked, bumpy barrel shape; 2 transparent pink with opaque white swirls, lampworked, ovoid. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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