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: 
36 transparent medium blue, circular faceted; 36 transparent to translucent opalescent, circular faceted; 19 translucent opalescent and amethyst swirls in transparent and pale amber (6 wound, circular - 13 cylindrical tabular with indentation on both long sides). Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source