GENUINE, ANTIQUE, BLUE PADRE GLASS TRADE BEAD STRAND ~ Robin Egg Blue ~
These are Genuine Glass Trade Beads that were made in Europe (approximate age is late 1800 to early 1900’s) and traded in Africa . They are of the same type traded during the Fur-Trade / Rendezvous Period over 150 years ago ~ Highly Prized by Indians, Mountain Men & Trappers to wear and decorate their Regalia; and to obtain furs, horses, or much needed supplies thru trade.
Looped Strand measures approximately 26 inches long, containing 100 + Antique Padre Beads, measuring approximately 3/8 inches in diameter 1/4 inch width. Hole size is 3 – 4 mm inside diameter.
These Authentic, Antique, Glass Trade Beads show some wear, as can be expected due to being packed & bartered around the world, commensurate with age & use, yet remain in Nice to Very-Nice Condition Overall ~ And they Will Make a Fantastic Addition to Your own Antique Bead Collection, Display, or for Decorating Your Attire & Regalia. They would also make a Fantastic Gift!! ~ ITEM # avtb-003 ~
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** Other Items used as Props are not included **
* These Antique Glass Trade Beads are a Handmade item. Expect subtle variances in color, size & shape *
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Shipping: This Item will be Professionally Wrapped, Padded and Packaged – Fully Insured – with Tracking Number.
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