String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.754
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 28.9 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
30 ovoid opaque cream color; 29 gold metal fluted barrel discs; sawtooth edge textured brass rondelles at ends of all but 2 beads. Strung on monofilament with brass bead tips and gold filigree snap clasp with hook.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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