Two nice natural amber beads embellished and protected with metal caps in their ends. Matched beads. Sourced in Mauritania. Baltic amber from the West African trade was used in Mauritania in traditional necklaces among silver, glass and other valuable beads. Used as well as wealth object to trade in cases of need.
Condition: Worn in good condition. One bead has lost the caps (see pictures). Highly collectible and useful as jewelry supplies.
Measures: 18,8 x 24,3 x 23,5 mm. and 19,2 x 29,7 x 24,4 mm. Weight: 18,6 grams. Price: € 445.00