Long Multi-Color Vaseline Bead Necklace
Designed and strung by Ruth, these wonderful multi-color translucent (or greasy) antique glass beads, primarily 1800's Bohemia glass (Czech region) compliment any solid color dress or blouse. This necklace is 45 inches long, and can be worn doubled. Strung with vintage transparent amethyst color seed beads and Kenya brass heishi. A handmade brass hook and eye clasp was fabricated in Nigeria, re-purposed from a traditional Yoruba necklace. Center diamond-shape carnelian glass bead is 12mm across.