African Amber Bead - Large Phenolic Resin Bead - African fake amber - African Trade Bead - old African Bead - Collectible - Jewelry Making

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✧❂✧ History of this Bead ✧❂✧

This beautiful bead is old. It was bought in Africa. This type of bead was made from a phenolic resin that looks like amber in the first half of the 20th century. They are called African amber.

These beads were very popular with women in the South of the Sahel, and especially in Mauritania. Many old postcards show these beautiful African women adorned with these magnificent beads.

✧❂✧ Dimensions ✧❂✧

weight: 23.9 g
diameter: 36 mm
height: 23 mm

✧❂✧ Creation and Collection ✧❂✧

This pearl will be perfect to make a jewel of ethnic inspiration: focal pearl, pendant ... yours creativity ;-)

Without being very rare these pearls enter the collections of lovers of ancient trade beads.

African Amber Bead ID : M987

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