String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 38.0 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
15 transparent green with opaque white swirls, wound, ovoid; 11 transparent light green with opaque white, even spiral, matte surface, wound; 34 transparent green, circular, matte surface; 15 colorless, faceted bicones; 1 colorless plastic truncated faceted bicone; 2 colorless 5-sided cornerless faceted circular; 38 colorless faceted (22 discs - 16 short cylinders or barrels). Strung on linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source