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Chevron Glass Beads

The origins of chevron beads can be traced to 15th century Venice and Murano, in what is now Italy. They are also called rosetta or star beads. Beads recovered in Indonesian graves suggest that Java's glass bead makers have known how to make these for many hundreds of years.


Rare Indonesian-Made Chevron Glass Bead

Dimensions: Hole-to-hole: 9 mm / 0.35 inch. Across: 7 mm / 0.28 inch. Hole size: 2.5 mm / 0.10 inch.

Material(s): Glass

Region: Java, Indonesia

Category: Glass Beads > Chevron