String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
Overall L: 42.9 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
20 oblate opaque cloudy purple; 18 circular colorless with opaque white and yellow dots, lampworked; 20 colorless, circular, faceted (several sizes); 18 circular opaque turquoise satin, mold-pressed; 18 circular, colorless with opaque yellow swirls; 8 circular colorless with matte surface; 101 assorted seed beads - 61 colorless and opaque green - 6 transparent amber - 34 colorless. Strung on waxed linen.
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source