String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.727
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 48.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
111 colorless with opaque green spots (marvered "crumbs"), circular, lampworked; 11 silver foil core encased in colorless, spacer barrel shape, drawn. Strung on silk(?).
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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