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Silver Coiled Beads Aluminum Old Nigeria Africa 30 Inch

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Product #: 97645
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Title Silver Coiled Beads Aluminum Old Nigeria Africa 30 Inch
Type of Object unknown metal content probably aluminum
Made In Nigeria
Traded In Africa
Approximate Age Early 1900s?
Overall Condition Good. Wear and oxidation. 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 23-26 mm diameter. See picture with penny for size comparison (US penny is 19mm diameter).
Strand Length 30 inches (includes string/raffia)


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, $69.95 from Africa Direct.