Ancient and Antique Islamic Blue Glass Beads from Mali.
24 inches of beads on this strand. 42 beads total.
Circa 1600 A.D. approximately with a few that may be antique and not ancient.
These are long flat beads measuring from 14-22mm length, from 5mm and up in width and up to 14mm diameter.
Nice shape and weight for designing your jewels!
Ancient Glass Item 111f