String of Beads

What is AAT?

The Art & Architecture Thesaurus (AAT) (r) is a structured vocabulary for generic concepts related to art and architecture. It was developed by The Getty Research Institute to help research institutions become consistent in the terminology they use.Learn More

Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 26.0 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
17 opaque red with opaque blue trails and spots, lampworked, ovoid; 17 colorless core with band of silver foil encased in colorless, barrel shaped, lampworked, wound. Strung on twist cord with brass bead tips and gold toned screw barrel clasp.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source