Antique Mixed Metal Ojime Bead, Japan
Mixed metal ojime bead from 1800's Japan. Base material is Shibuichi, an alloy of copper and silver, with 18 karat gold details, depicting Mount Fuji, clouds and birds in flight. Measures 20mm long, 10mm diameter, with 4mm hole. This bead is in superb condition and is highly collectible! Unique and one-of-a-kind.