Mixed Venetian Trade Beads - Picture Collection 69

Beautiful small collections of beads from the 1800s to the mid 1900's Selected and strung together in West Africa over 20 years ago and kept in a private collection since those days.
A veritable  feast for the eyes of collectors of pristine condition beads.

(1)
A lovely mixture showing a range of Murano Red glass and similarly coloured cube and cylinder Millefiore
Strand length 28 ins / 71 cm
Beads 10 x 6 to 26 x 11 mm

(2)
A selection of Venetian Chevron and Chevron-type striped glass from the late 1800's onwards
Strand length 28 ins / 71 cm
Beads 2 x 8 to 25 x 18 mm

(3)
Venetian and Indian glass Chevrons and Millefiore cylinders, spheres and slices
Early to late 1900's
Strand length 19 ins / 49 cm
Beads 10 x 6 to 26 x 11 mm

Shades of green and red Chevron cylinders and Chevron-type striped Melon, Oval and Cylinders with protective glass spacers
Strand length 15 ins / 38 cm
Beads 11 x 4 to central 10 x 14 mm

A selection of Venetian Chevron and Chevron-type striped Melon and Cylinder beads from the late 1800's onwards
Strand length 16 ins / 41 cm
Cylinders from 8 x 4 to 19 x 9 mm

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