EUROPEAN RED GLASS TRADE BEADS

EUROPEAN RED GLASS TRADE BEADS

JNS170

Regular price $25.00 Sale

Mid 18th to 19th Century. Probably made in Italy, they were purchased by merchants who shipped them to the New World including the colonies and Caribbean Islands, where they were used in barter with the native inhabitants. Average about 2/10” (4.8mm), all 25 beads total to about 3” in length.