Choice of two 32 inch strands of mainly cylindrical powder glass Akoso beads, from Rita's collection. Decorated with eyes and other mixed patterns.
Strand a: some bicone beads, larger cylindrical beads measuring in the range of 20x12mm.
Strand b: all cylindrical beads, measuring in the range of 14x9mm.
Sourced by Rita in the 1980's or 1990's.
These beads are estimated to be from the early to mid 1900's.
African Item 1521