Strand of 20 early Islamic eye beads from the Sahel.
Great condition. Eyes visible. Blue with white eyes with the exception of one bead with a yellow eye.
Estimated to be circa 1200-1600 A.D. Traded and worn to keep away the “evil eye” in many cultures across the Mediterranean.
Average 12-14mm each (mixed sizes).
Lots to work with in your jewelry designs. Suitable for necklaces, earrings, bracelets, etc..
Ancient Glass Item 325