Admire this hard-to-find strand of antique venetian glass beads. These handmade vintage beads were originally produced in Venice, Italy sometime in the early 1900s. The handwork is apparent in the unique shape and imperfections of each bead. These special beads have been used for trade within West Africa over the past five decades. Each strand has approximately 180 beads per strand, and measures approximately 31 inches in length. Average bead size is approximately 4 x 8mm, with some variation. Holes measure 2-3mm. These beads are extremely limited in supply. Get yours while you can!