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Small Collections

The following pages contain small collections of type-matched beads from many of the varieties found in West Africa ... look out for links to other pages containing more of the same types of beads .. in singles and larger strands.
Also check our
Antique and Ancient Small Collections pages for older beads.

Mixed Venetian striped glass
Late 1800s onwards
Strand length 10 ins / 25 cm
Beads 5 x 6 to 8 x 9 mm
sbc 344    36   Sold

Venetian glass pseudo-Chevrons
Mid 1900s onwards
Strand length 4 ins / 10 cm
Beads 5 x 6 to 10 x 15 mm
sbc 346    28

Mixed Venetian striped glass
Late 1800s onwards
Strand length 6 ins / 15 cm
Beads 3 x 6 to 8 x 9 mm
sbc 353    18

Mixed Venetian Murano glass
Late 1800s onwards
Strand length 8 ins / 20 cm
Beads 10 x 6 to 11 x 14 mm
sbc 345    38

Venetian striped glass
Late 1800s onwards
Strand length 3 ins / 7 cm
Beads 12 x 12 to 12 x 15 mm
sbc 347    16

Mixed Venetian striped glass
Late 1800s onwards
Strand length 5.5 ins / 14 cm
Beads 4 x 5 to 17 x 9 mm
sbc 354    12

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