Art/ Collection/ Art Object

String of Beads

19th century
Jade and silver
L. 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Anne Archbold, 1954
Accession Number:
Not on view
Anne Archbold , Washington, D.C. (until 1954; donated to MMA)
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