Medieval Ancient Singles
Excellent quality beads found in Mauritania - dating from the Ancient Roman Period through the Early and Late Islamic Periods .. approximately 900 to 2000 years old.
Click the link for an interesting article on
Islamic Glass-by Robert K. Liu of Ornament Magazine

20 x 14 - hs 5 < 6 mm Tb
mas 212-14   38   Sold

12 x 16 - hs 4 < 5 mm
mas 212-08   44

7 x 11 - hs 3 mm
mas 212-09   28

12 x 8 - hs 1.5 < 2 mm ##
mas 211-20   26

12 x 11 - hs 3 mm
mas 209-26   18

6 x 8 - hs 2 mm  C
mas 209-36   22

7 x 9 - hs 2 mm
mas 209-41   28

15 x 10 - hs 3 < 4 mm
mas 208-30   22

16 x 11 - hs 2 mm
mas 208-32   64   Sold

9 x 11 - hs 2.5 mm
mas 208-38   28

4 x 6 - hs 2 mm  10 eyes
mas 208-56   22   Sold

9 x 11 - hs 2 mm  8 eyes
mas 206-02   36

13 x 5 - hs 1 mm
mas 208-45   26

13 x 5 - hs 1 mm
mas 208-46   26   Sold

12 x 5 - hs 1 mm
mas 208-47   20

9 x 4 - hs 1 mm
mas 208-48   22

9 x 12 - hs 3 mm 6 eyes
mas 206-03   18

7 x 9 - hs 2 < 3 mm *
Cube mas 206-05   16

8 x 9 - hs 2 < 3 mm  8 eyes
mas 206-06   42
Sold

8 x 9- hs 2 < 3 mm
mas 206-07   16

8 x 11 hs 4 < 5 mm  8 eyes
mas 206-08   28

10 x 10 x 8 - hs 2 mm  D
mas 206-09   16

20 x 7 - hs 1 < 3 mm B
mas 206-10   22

9 x 10 - hs 2 mm  6 eyes
mas 206-11   28

9 x 11 hs 2 < 3 mm  6 eyes
mas 206-12   18

9 x 10 - hs 3 mm  6 eyes
mas 206-13   22
Sold

9 x 10 - hs 2 mm B
mas 206-14   22

8 x 10 x 10- hs 2 mm
Cube
mas 206-15   28

8 x 9 - hs 2 mm  8 eyes
Cube
mas 206-16   12
Sold

8 x 9 - hs 2 < 3 mm  9 eyes
Cube
mas 206-17   22

8 x 9 - hs 2 < 3 mm  6 eyes
mas 206-18   22

11 x 8 - hs 2 < 3 mm B
mas 206-21   26
Sold

14 x 7 - hs 2.4 mm
mas 205-18   22

14 x 10 - hs 3 < 5 mm
mas 205-21   22
Sold

14 x 8 x 5 - hs 1 < 3 mm P
mas 205-22   22

13 x 7 - hs 2 < 4 mm
Fluted
mas 205-23   18

12 x 9 - hs 2 < 3 mm B
mas 205-28   18

10 x 8 - hs 2 < 3 mm
mas 205-30   14

9 x 12 - hs 3.5 mm  6 eyes
mas 205-42   32

10 x 11 x 11- hs 2 < 3 mm
Cube
mas 205-44   38
Sold

9 x 10 hs 2 < 3 mm  6 eyes
mas 205-49   28

7 x 12 - hs 4 mm  6 eyes
mas 205-50   22   Sold

9 x 10 - hs 3.5 mm
mas 205-52   22

23 x 8 - hs 2 < 4 mm
mas 211-24   18   Sold

KEY
Tr = Triangular shaped   C= Cone   Cu= Cube   Cyl= Cylinder Pv = Possibly early Venetian
T= Tiny chip  Tb = Translucent blue  P= Pyramid shaped   D = Disc W = Worn Pattern  SQ = Square hole
## Two interesting ancient bead fragments with inserted Silver and Aventurine? spiral decorative lines
hs = Hole Size - For example: hs 4 < 5 mm = Tapered hole measuring from 4 up to 5 mm
Scanned views of the other sides or end views are available on request from serious potential buyers.

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