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Beads

Pendant

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Object Number:51-4-180
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tibetan
Provenience: Tibet
Date Made: 18th Century - 1935
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1951
Section:Asian
Materials:Cellulose Nitrate
Silver
Glass
Ceramic
Technique:Gilt
Engraved
Iconography:Wave
Bird
Vegetation
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Robert R. Service, 1951

Description

Two gilt ball beads, one engraved with interlocking wave design; the other with bird design in high relief. One blue glass bead with silver caps. One seed (?) with gilt hook terminating in cross on bottom. Short string of small blue and coral colored glass beads.

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