[Picked from ETSY]
+ Title – Skunks and Friends-RARE Venetian Trade Beads Africa 39 Inch
+ Type of Object – Wound and decorated glass
+ Made In – Venice
+ Traded In – Africa
+ Overall Condition – Good. Some of our beads have traveled at least three continents, and have graced numerous owners. Small chips, corrosion, and pitting are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.
+ Damage/Repair – some decoration loss and scratches.
+ Bead Size – 7-11mm diameter. See picture with penny for size comparison (US penny is 19 mm diameter)
+ Strand Length – 39 inches (including string/raffia)
Wow! What a feast for the eyes! Baby skunks, old ruffles, RARE "8" beads (18 of them,) and