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Neolithic stone bead strand from early settlements in Sahara, North Africa | ca. 5000 BC

Strands of ancient cornelian mainly from Mali. West Africa

Details about GENUINE ANTIQUE AFRICAN BEADWORK BEADED NECKLACE / COLLAR & LOVE LETTER - ZULU

Old beaded necklace | Zulu people (?) South Africa

"Neolithic stone beads, these were ground or knapped by hand and drilled with a bow drill or similar; the perforations were drilled from both ends to ensure the bead would not break during the drilling process. This can be somewhat seen in the transparent quartz bead."

Africa | Prestige belt from the Kuba people of DR Congo | Glass beads, shells and leather || Source; pg 188 ~ issuu.com/...

A strand of fifty-nine ancient amazonite beads from Morocco.

Trade beads | Eight ancient islamic glass eye beads found in Mali West Africa | 700AD or earlier

Peru | Necklace composed of Turquoise and gold beads | Mochica period; 300 BC - 500 AD | 1440€ ~ Sold

Rare Fancy Venetian Trade Bead Strand

Wow. This is an amazing strand of rare fancy Venetian black beads with beautiful gold aventurine (gold) and glass trail decorations. These beads have become incredibly rare over the last couple of dec