String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.710
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 27.4 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
46 opaque black core with lines of aventurine encased in colorless, drawn, faceted cylinder; 47 opaque black pony beads. Strung on white with gold toned tips and gold toned filigree snap clasp.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: 
Inscription: 
SILVER
mark
Stamped clasp