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African Trade beads

African Trade beads

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: African: Artifacts: Pre 1940: Item # 1319421

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Abhaya Asian Antiques
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Fine strand of prewar WWII, glass Venetian trade beads from Africa, L: 58cm/23in. These are strung on a contemporary cotton green string with copper wire fastener. Include on this strand is large “faux” amber old Bakelite center bead attached on a secondary strand of African sand cast beads. The Venetians have shell (ostrich?) spacer disc beads.