Ancient Sumerian Glass Beads, Collection of 24
Ancient Sumerian Glass Bead Collection
Ancient Beads, Beautiful Glass Beads, Great Collection 24 Pieces
Mustard Yellow, Turquoise Blue and White Glass Beads, 4 Beads are Melon Beads
They range in size from 3/4" to 1" each.
These would make excellent pieces for any collector or jewelry maker.
Beads were originally crafted for Sumerian Royalty. They were popular
in the Etruscan period of 800-600 B.C.. These Beads were common in the
Mediterranean and Western Asia but made their way along the silk route
to China around 200 B.C. Ancient Melon Shaped Beads were commonly made
of Glass, Metal or Gemstones.