2 Strands of Beads

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Object Name: 
2 Strands of Beads
Accession Number: 
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Bequest of the Estate of George S. McKearin
Primary Description: 
(a) A string of assorted translucent blue, greenish-blue, medium blue and red glass along with opaque white glass, colorless glass, stone, bone, metal and shell beads of assorted shapes, variously weathered; primarily wound or cut, some trail decoration and faceting. (b) Translucent deep blue, light green and opaque red glass, opaque white glass and bone or stone beads; manufactured as above.
McKearin, George S. (b. 1874), Source
Pre-Roman and Early Roman Glass in The Corning Museum of Glass (1979) p. 275, #825-826 (a, b); BIB# 29547