Modern African beads?
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Posted by: Karlis Post Reply
09/07/2018, 08:56:07

This strand is in a museum collection and a researcher is trying to determine its age. He is thinking 17th C. I think they look more like either 19th or 20th C African trade beads, though I have not seen this particular variety before (deep red stripes on an opaque white body). Any thoughts?

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