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VINTAGE Rose Victoria
Antique Millefiori African Trade Beads
$245.00
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CARE N/A
COLOR red/multi
CONDITION Very Good; flaws as shown
DIMENSIONS 14.5" L x 0.5" H
ERA Antique
MADE IN Italy
MADE OF ceramic
ESTIMATED ARRIVAL Jul 06 - Jul 11
RETURNS This item is non-returnable. You may cancel your order within 24 hours of purchase. See our Return Policy for details.
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Why we love this
String of antique African trade beads. Made in Venice, Italy these were originally used to pay for passage of European tradespeople across the African continent. No maker's mark. Wear as shown. Total length if untied would be approximately 28 inches.
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