|Contemporary reproductions, pros and cons:|
|Re: Ancient or fakes? -- faqrun||Post Reply||Edit||Forum||Where am I?|
The word "fake" should be applied only when they are being misrepresented and offered at a prices which suggest that they are ancient.
From another perspective, the Javanese are providing the bead world with an opportunity to collect contemporary pieces for comparison. -And to cultivate connoisseurship among collectors.