Set of 6 large rare very old glass beads, discovered in Mali.
Made in the Netherlands and traded to the Dogon tribe and other West African people in the 1700s. .
Lovely purple hues. Some of the beads have heavy calcification. All beads have wear. Faceted, but the edges have worn down with time and use.
Bead size: 11x14mm hole-to-hole to 14-18mm diameter beads.
You will receive the beads in the photo.
Antique and Vintage Item 307g