Mystery beads attn Rosanna!
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Posted by: lindabd Post Reply
12/22/2019, 12:44:03

I thought these might be lamp worked glass at first. They have clear yellow cores with an opaque body and a clear yellow case. They feel like bakelite, but Simichrome disagrees.

The ridges look like they were cut across with a lathe and then carved and sanded down. Lots of work one would think - but they are not identical. There are variations in the distances between marks and in the thumbnail ridges going around each bead.

Anyone seen such beads before?

Many thanks BCN.

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