String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 37.2 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
113 transparent pink with opaque white swirls, lampworked (2 bell shaped with ruffled edge - 111 circular, assorted sizes); 92 transparent light turquoise with white swirls, lampworked, circular, assorted sizes; 92 colorless with tinge of amethyst with opaque white swirls, lampworked, circular assorted sizes. Strung on silk. Strand of alternating spirals with bead tassels.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source