Clear Crystal & Glass Melon Beads
These antique clear crystal and glass mix fluted melon beads are so rare. Stone were handcut in Germany in the late 1800's, glass molded and hand finished in Czech region, these wonderful beads were traded in West Africa. A great focal bead, with small 1mm hole. Some signs of wear, but generally good condition. Graduated strand with 12-18mm round beads with fluted lines, 53 beads on the strand. Most of the strand are glass, with some crystal.