[Picked from ETSY]
+ Title – Italian Trade Beads Clear Glass Rings Africa 38 Inch
+ Other Names – Annular
+ Type of Object – Wound glass rings
+ Made In – Italy
+ Traded In – Africa
+ Overall Condition – Very good
+ Bead Size – 11-12 mm diameter. See picture with penny for size comparison (US penny is 19mm diameter).
+ Strand Length – 38 inches (including string/raffia)
Picture is an example, yours will be similar.
Recent copies of Dutch Donut annulars. Stunning!
Additional information: The term "Trade Beads" typically applies to beads made predominately in Venice and Bohemia and other European countries from the late 1400s through to the early 1900s and traded in Africa and the Americas. Many of t