Turquoise Cactus Bead

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Object Name: 
Bead
Title: 
Turquoise Cactus Bead
Accession Number: 
2014.4.52
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 5.4 cm, W: 4.4 cm, D: 2.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2008
Credit Line: 
Gift of the International Society of Glass Beadmakers (President's Collection)
Primary Description: 
Bead, "Turquoise Cactus Bead". Opaque light green, transparent turquoise, and transparent cobalt blue glass; flameworked. Flattened ovoid bead with a matrix consisting of an opaque light green core encased in transparent turquoise glass. Bead is decorated with individual small transparent cobalt blue spots or eyes that symmetrically cover the entire body. Bead is perforated through its length.
Provenance: 
International Society of Glass Beadmakers, Source
2014-09-29
Technique: 
Material: