Seven-lobed Bead (kuchinashidama)

Object Name: 
Seven-lobed Bead (kuchinashidama)

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Object Name: 
Seven-lobed Bead (kuchinashidama)
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
Overall H: 1.3 cm, Diam: 1.5 cm; Bore Diam: 0.4 cm
Not on Display
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dorothy Blair
Primary Description: 
Opaque glossy black, green, red and white glasses; coiled, and probably lobed in a pincer-mold. Inserted compound stripe, extending one and one-half times around waist, of opaque white glass flanked by one narrow green and one narrow red stripe, both of opaque glass.
Blair, Dorothy, Source
A History of Glass in Japan (1973) pl. 163, second row, left; p. 404; BIB# 27425