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Aluminum Trade Beads Ethiopia Large African

Regular Price: $93.00

Special Price: $75.00

Product #: 49710
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Title Aluminum Trade Beads Ethiopia Large African
Type of Object Aluminum
Made In Ethiopia
Traded In Africa
Approximate Age 20th century
Overall Condition Good. Minor wear and tarnishing. Some of our beads have traveled at least three continents, and have graced numerous owners. Small chips, corrosion, and pitting are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.
Bead Size See picture with penny for size comparison.
Strand Length 26 inches (includes string/raffia)


Picture is an example. Yours will be similar. Some variation in sizes and shapes of beads.


Strand length: Approximately 26 inches

Elegant lightweight aluminum beads made and traded in Africa.

Additional information: For more information, please see our comprehensive guide to African-made beads, African Beads: Jewels of a Continent, hardcover, 216 pages, 163 color photographs, available from Africa Direct.