Spherical, 8.3mm (0.32”) diameter. Lamp work made, the process of twisting a molten filament of glass onto a mandrel which has been treated with a parting compound. The bead is then hand spun while hardening to achieve the cylindrical form. This example has small air bubbles which are common for that process. Light surface degradation from burial.
Stock Number: A6842

$65.00

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Certificate of Authenticity

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 GLASS BEAD, 9TH-11TH CENTURY AD

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