String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.703
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 34.7 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
2 opaque pale yellow with transparent light brown spots, ovoid; 8 opaque light tan with reddish-brown spots, ovoid; 39 (8 large - 31 medium) circular, opaque light brown with opaque white and transparent brown spots, lampworked; 15 circular opaque brick red with darker striations, wound; 8 opaque white with opaque brick red striations, circular; 7 circular opaque white, transparent brown striations; 1 opaque white with brown striations, mold-pressed; 1 circular opaque pale peach with orange lustre coating. Strung on linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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