String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 36.7 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
32 opaque orange to red orange with various color swirls (pink, orange, gold), circular; 22 opaque orange satin, circular with scale pattern, mold-pressed; 8 brass ribbed bicones; 8 black(?) with gold toned surface, bicone with slashes and rough surface. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source