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Antique Bohemian Molded Glass Vaseline Beads from the African Trade, in Yellow and Green - Rita Okrent Collection (AT1124)


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Choice of 2 graduated strands of antique Bohemian vaseline bead in mainly green and yellow colors.

Dating back to as early as 1915, Vaseline beads were originally attractive, greenish-yellow glass beads whose pretty color is attributed to the presence of uranium salts. These beads tend to fluoresce under ultraviolet light and turn a violent green.

23 inches of beads per strand. 

Beads measure 8x10mm-12x16mm approximately. 


African Item 1124

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