Venetian Millefiore Trade Beads - Picture Collection 39
Elbow - Cylinder and Disc shapes

Mosaic or Millefiore (thousand flowers) have been very popular collectors' beads
for over 100 years - with thousands of different design and colour variations
.
The beads shown are some particularly fine and unusual 1800s and 1900s examples

"Elbow" Shaped

26 x 10 mm cube

39 x 13

25 x 14

49 x 13

39 x 12

Cockerel 41 x 12

37 x 15

41 x 15

36 x 8

62 x 13

61 x 13

53 x 15

47 x 13

35 x 10

35 x 13

Large Cylinders

33 x 11 mm

27 x 12 mm

22 x 12 mm

26 x 10 mm

35 x 12 mm

23 x 10 mm

22 x 11 mm

20 x 10 mm

21 x 11 mm

23 x 11 mm

22 x 11 mm

25 x 12 mm

26 x 11

24 x 11
v. early yellow cored

26 x 11
v. early white cored cube

26 x 11
v. early black cored cube

33 x 12

36 x 15

25 x 11

 36 x 16

31 x 11

27 x 11

27 x 11

23 x 13

23 x 11

23 x 11

19 x 12

19 x 11

Discs

9 x 17 mm

9 x 17

9 x 17

9 x 17

9 x 17

9 x 17

10 x 16

9 x 18

9 x 15

10 x 15

9 x 16

8 x 15

8 x 15

9 x 16

8 x 14

8 x 15

9 x 12

9 x 13

8 x 14

8 x 14

5 x 13

5 x 12

6 x 11

9 x 16

11 x 17

11 x 18

8 x 17

10 x 16

9 x 13

5 x 9

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