Antique Matte Transparent African Trade Beads

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Antique football-shaped Venetian glass beads, made in the late 1800s and traded in West Africa. Slightly pinkish-clear transparent matte glass -- some of the beads may need to have some black "tar" cleaned off of them (see photo). Beads average 16mm x 12mm diameter.  38 beads in this strand.