String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.674
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 46.0 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
30 opaque white core with transparent green stripes encased in colorless, 4-sided ovoid, mold-pressed; 25 opaque white satin encased in transparent olive green, mold-pressed, 4-sided ovoid/barrel; 56 opaque light green small barrels. Strung on silk (al but 2 which have metal wire through), gold tone screw barrel clasp.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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