A Mixed Strand of Ancient Excavated Mostly Agate Beads VB_0148_D


A strand of ancient excavated beads from the Sahara. Mostly ancient white agate, some rock crystal, and quarts, in beautiful white, beige, pink, and gray palette. See the photos for detail. 

Bead size:

length: 6mm - 24.5mm

diameter: 5mm - 12mm

Hole size: 1mm - 3mm

Length of strand including raffia or stringing material: 29 inches

Beads per strand: 45 beads

Weight: 69g

The beads are of venerable age, and some have nicks and chips consistent with age. Please see the photos for detail.

Weights and sizes are approximate.

IMPORTANT NOTE. In the world of beads, and especially ancient and antique beads, errors in identification are common. We do our best to research and classify our beads accurately, however, mistakes are certainly possible. If you are a bead expert and notice any errors in the description, we invite you to please contact us and let us know. We are always grateful for any new information. We also accept returns no questions asked. See our Return Policy for detail.

COLORS: Our photos are taken in different lighting in an attempt to show how beads look in different lighting conditions. We make every effort to show colors as accurately as possible. The white background photos are taken in daylight conditions. The black background photos are taken in the strong lab light and would be representative of what they would look like in the evening electric light. Some of the photos are backlit to emphasize their translucency. Note that monitor settings strongly affect the way the colors look. What you see on your monitor may differ from what you see with the naked eye depending on your monitor settings.

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