10.4mm over 3/8” diameter. Mandrel wound with the molten glass trailed onto a thick wire which has been coated with a parting material. The wire is spun and the glass builds up to the spherical shape with a layered effect evident. Some blemishes (which were evidently air bubbles) as made and used.
Stock Number: A8704

$75.00

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All items purchased from Faganarms are accompanied by a signed and dated Certificate of Authenticity with the name of the item and its unique item number for future reference.

Certificates are suitable for display with your item, and can easily be mounted in a 8½" x 5½" frame. Our certificates are printed on an acid free 65lb cardstock. This means your certification will not turn yellow or deteriorate over time.

VIKING RED GLASS BEAD, 9TH-11TH CENTURY AD

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