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Necklace made with glass beads from the Islamic glassmaking period, 900 to 1200 AD. Center of glass making was Fustat in Egypt (today's Cairo) . The large beads are very rare

Senegal "or du pays" and transparent Dutch glass beads from the mid In Africa, especially Mali, called "television" beads.

Moon Beads Opalescent Trade Beads Unbelievable -made in Europe, found in Africa mid 1800s. Called "18th century Amsterdam" - $3,700

Moon Beads Opalescent Trade Beads Unbelievable

Marion Hamilton - Custom Necklaces • One-of-a-kind Jewelry with Antique & Tribal Beads

Marion Hamilton - Marion Hamilton - Collector Necklaces - Custom Jewelry with antique beads

by Anna Holland | Necklace; 3 antique prayer boxes, probably Ethiopian, with some beautiful crackled African beads, antique silver spacers, and a Thai silver extender with an Ethiopian telsum bead | 995$

Three antique prayer boxes, probably Ethiopian, with some beautiful crackled African faux "amber" beads, antique silver spacers, and a Thai silver extender with an Ethiopian telsum bead.

Liberia | Necklace from the Dan people | Brass, glass beads and palm fiber | ca. 1933

Century AD Media: Glass, Brass And Palm Fiber Dimensions: 9 x 5 x 14 cm) Department: Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Object Type: Costume Accessory Country: Liberia Continent: Africa Culture/People: Dan

3 or 4th century I think?

Note similarities to neolithic beads above. Both good uses of mixed bead shapes and materials.

Dorje Designs-Assymetry

Three strands of unusually carved red clay beads from an African trader are nested with a beautiful shell from Nagaland by Anna Holland

An antique seed pearl and turquoise necklace Designed as four sections of sixteen rows of seed pearls, strung from turquoise and half pearl flower cluster spacers, to a central similarly set double cluster and terminating in a detachable girandole-style half pearl and turquoise pendant drop with pin fitting, concealed clasp to side cluster, necklace length 41 cm, pendant drop 6 cm.

Sixteen strands of seed pearls are grouped into four sections and placed between floral-motif turquoise and pearl spacers, leading to a central floral design of more turquoise and pearl, and a detachable girandole-style

Five hollow cylindrical brass pendants from the Baule tribe of the Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) hang from some old and unusual recycled bottle glass beads with strong remnants of gold foil. g6010.jpg (525×700)

Five hollow cylindrical brass pendants from the Baule tribe of the Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) hang from some old and unusual recycled bottle glass beads with strong remnants of gold foil.

by Anne Marie | An old pre-ban ivory pendant from the Congo is attached to a necklace of a small collection of antique Venetian beads from the late 1800s/early 1900s. There are King Beads, Fancy Beads, Hudson Bay beads, chevron beads, Millefiori, feather beads, Skunk beads, sterling silver, etc. | BeadArt Austria Designs  | 225$

TREASURED - Special antique Venetian beads ncklace with pre-ban ivory pendant from Congo

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