24 inch Strand of Islamic Blue Glass Beads (estimated circa 1200-1600).
Nice shapes and gorgeous hues for designing your jewels.
Discovered in Mali. Possibly manufactured in Egypt which has a long history of glass bead production. Beads were used for trade throughout the region for travelers visiting Timbuktu etc.
This strand contains 39 beads. Some variation in size from 10-20mm length and up to 6-12mm diameter. One bead is broken. All have wear.
Ancient Glass Item 111m