Bead (marudama)

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Object Name: 
Bead (marudama)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
63.6.78
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 1 cm, Diam: 1.3 cm; Bore Diam: 0.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1800-1899
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Translucent brown glass with inclusion of littering specks of copper; probably coiled. Glossy surface.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Blair, Dorothy, Source
1963-03-11
Category: 
A History of Glass in Japan (1973) pl. 163, bottom left; p. 405; BIB# 27425