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Ancient Shell Beads Diamond Shape Afghanistan 32 Inch

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Product #: 112856
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Title Ancient Shell Beads Diamond Shape Afghanistan 32 Inch
Type of Object Carved shell
Made In Unknown
Traded In Afghanistan
Approximate Age Unknown. Could be ancient.
Overall Condition Fair to good. 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.
Damage/Repair chips, breaks
Bead Size 10-29 mm diameter. See picture with penny for size comparison.
Strand Length 32 inches (includes string/raffia)


Old shell beads found in Afghanistan.


Additional information: To learn more about these and other fascinating ancient beads please read  A BEAD TIMELINE (Lankton).