Large Antique Mauritania Amber Bead
Large diamond-shaped beads that are over 100 years old and is found in Mauritania and Niger. These are imitation (like Bakelite) amber made in Germany from plant resin. 38mm long x 30mm wide x 21mm thick; stringing hole is approximately 1.5-2mm and there is a decorative hole through the center, adding to design possibilities. Has some wonderful sub-surface details.