String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.742
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 47.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
13 transparent yellow with opalescent swirls, cylindrical with molded decoration; 62 bicones, transparent yellow with opaque yellow swirls; 16 colorless squares, matte surface (2 sizes); 14 transparent yellow faceted barrel shape; 4 colorless squares drilled on diagonal (2 sizes, medium and large with matte surface); 4 colorless long squares with concave depression on each side and rounded edges, satin/matte surface; 4 colorless barrel shape spirals (2 sizes), wound; 6 assorted colorless with matte surface - 2 circular faceted - 2 faceted bicones with part of ground facets polished - 2 3-sided cylinders with concave depressions. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
Category: