String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 37.6 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
25 circular opaque caramel color, roughened surface with trails of caramel and opaque brick red and black; 12 transparent amber "crackle" ovoid spiral twist; 46 opaque caramel satin faceted bicone; 8 opaque caramel or brown and tan on olive drab imitating stone, stepped square shape, mold-pressed. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source