Matched strand of antique carnelian & agate beads most likely produced on the Indian sub continent & traded into Africa several centuries ago. Strand contains tabular 'diamond' shape beads with great color & worn patina. A few digs & scratched but overall condition is very impressive. Beautiful hard to find collectible beads.
Largest central bead measures 24mm x 24mm x 10mm
Stone: Carnelian & Agate + 1 Glass Bead
Origin: Indian Production - African Traded
Condition: Robust Worn Condition
Age: Estimated 100 - 800 Year or More
Bead Size: Smallest 11 x 9mm Largest Bead 26 x 24mm
Quantity: One 25 Inch Strand. 34 Beads.
Perforation: 1.5 - 2.5 mm
Weight: 88 Grams