Are you referring to the three with beveled edges?
Re: Why filed millefiori? (clarified) -- CoinCoin Post Reply Edit Forum Where am I?
Posted by: Rosanna Post Reply
09/05/2019, 18:09:38

Scott, there are other Venetian beads in the African trade that have been filed down like this - my feeling is that the artisans in Africa occasionally modified beads to suit their tastes.

Here's a set in my collection - I guess someone just didn't like the stripes...

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