Twenty-eight ancient calcite beads sourced in Mali. Selected, matched and graduated beads of spherical shape in good condition.
Beads of this kind coming from Djenné excavations are dated from the 9 to 13th Centuries. Most of them were made in India and traded to western Africa and Asia by Islamic merchants. Some may be african-made.
Worn. Good condition.
Collectible and useful as jewelry supplies.
Beads measures: from ø 8,8 to 17,6 mm.
Strand length (bead to bead): 24,5 cm. / 9,6 inches.
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