String of Beads

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Object Name: 
String of Beads
Accession Number: 
91.3.235
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 48.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Arline B. Oliphant in name of Naisha Butler
Primary Description: 
38 foils, gold foil bands encased in opalescent with few opaque white swirls, barrel shape, lampworked, pressed; 77 transparent pale yellow faceted bicones; 1 transparent pale pink faceted bicone. Strung on waxed linen.
Provenance: 
Oliphant, Mrs. Arline B., Source
1991-07-03
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