Collectable Beads (Pre-1400)

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Hellenistic trailed bead Eastern Mediterranean Date: 2-1 century BCCylindrical matrix, wound glass. Spirally applied yellow glass trail, dragged in opposite directions, forming festoons. Turquoise glass trail applied at each end.Intact, good condition.Height 22 mm, diam...
Ancient glass beads: Hellenistic trailed bead, 2-1 century BCE, Mediterranean 
Beautiful collectible Large ancient mint green amazonite stone bead excavated in Mali - ( Scarce to find one this big and with this pretty of color ) ~ Ancient and possibly Neolithic age. Amazing age patina and hand drilled hole wear . About 1" across - It feels re...
(B) Old Ancient Green Amazonite Stone Bead Mauritania Morocco Berber Neolithic 5
Ancient bead necklace 19" Consisting of lower half of necklace of ancient beads with an ancientquartz bead centerpiece. The necklace is set off with modern era beads at the upper ends. Please see photographs for condition, identification, et cetera. Shipping is $8....
Ancient bead necklace 19"
Egyptian faience bead1 century BC to 2 century AD Light teal Egyptian faience amulet in a form of a sphere with granular surface. This type is published by many scholars as pomegranate.Good condition, intact.Diameter 14 mm, H. 7 mm For similar published amulets in museu...
Ancient beads & amulets: genuine ancient Roman Egyptian faience bead - amulet
BEAUTIFUL RARE ANCIENT ETCHED CARNELIAN TIBETAN BEAD. RARE DORJE?VAJRA PATTERN. FLAT ROUND SHAPE. OLD AGE MARKS. PICTURES ARE ENLARGED TO SHOW DETAILS. SIZE: APPROX. 14 MM X 7.5MM I COMBINE SHIPPING. YOU PAY ONLY ONE SHIPPING FEE, REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF ITEMS YOU B...
BEAUTIFUL RARE ANCIENT ETCHED CARNELIAN TIBETAN STONE BEAD DORJE VAJRA DZI PYU
Beautiful collectible ancient ocean green amazonite stone bead excavated in Mali - Translucence throughout the bead ~ Ancient and possibly Neolithic age. Amazing age patina and hand drilled hole wear . 1 1/8"+ in length. 27cm Balthazara ~ fine no reserve auctions
(B) Old Ancient Green Amazonite Stone Bead Mauritania Morocco Berber Neolithic 4
Byzantine / Islamic mosaic cane glass bead Date: 7- 9 century Mosaic cane glassPerforated section of premanufactured mosaic cane, consisted of multiple green and light green single glass canes, placed around yellow in red cane. Intact, good condition. Height 10 mm, diam...
Genuine Byzantine / Islamic mosaic cane glass bead, 7-9 century
A strand of ancient tiny and small hard to find beads from Mali, sub Saharan West Africa. Included in the strand are quartz, agate, carnelian, amazonite and granite beads. The beads measure in length 3.5 mm to 10.5 mm and in diameter 5 mm to 7 mm. The length of the stra...
a strand of selected rare ancient small and tiny agate stone beads mali #4170
This Artifact 5 long by 1 15/16 at the widest point. This black Coshoctan flint ground nice and good patina . It is a expertly napped and thin ,This artifact has No restoration is 100% Authentic . This has been examined by other experts and find it correct X Premier auc...
LARGE Coshoctan flint knife,Artifacts Relics, Arrowheads,bannerstones
Roman monochrome beadDate: 1 century BCE - 1 centuryCompressed spherical. Translucent yellowish-green glass.Intact, very good condition. Iridescent.Height 18 mm, diameter 12 mmFor similar published examples in museum collections see:- Alexeeva E.M. Antichniye busi sever...
Ancient glass beads: large genuine ancient Roman iridescent glass bead
9.8mm by 7.6mm ancient rare Indo-Tibetan suleimani bhaisajyaguru single line agate bead, +1800 years old. Great condition. As seen on pictures. Pictures may be enlarged to show details.WORLDWIDE SHIPPING 10 $ - REGISTERED MAIL WITH TRACKING NUMBER – COMBINED SHIPPING PO...
ANCIENT RARE INDO-TIBETAN SULEIMANI BHAISAJYAGURU SINGLE LINE AGATE BEAD
***PRE COLUMBIAN TAIRONA JADE GREENSTONE BALAS AUTHENTIC BEAD***~~~I don't have any papers or any further information on this wonderful little piece, except that this color jade was more often found in Guatemala.~~~A balas represented the jaguar tooth. The jaguar god wa...
PRE COLUMBIAN TAIRONA CULTURE JADE GREENSTONE BALAS AUTHENTIC BEAD JAGUAR TOOTH
Roman mosaic cane face bead Egypt Date: 1 century Mosaic glass Rod pierced section of complex mosaic cane. Round face with features in black. Lower part of face is outlined in red. The whole head is outlined in black with outside white border. Intact, weathered glass. H...
Ancient Roman face beads: Genuine Roman mosaic glass face bead, Egypt, 1 century
Byzantine / Islamic faceted glass bead Date: 7- 9 century Iridescent glass Cube with faceted corners. Translucent blue glass.Intact, very good condition. Surface is entirely iridescent. Height 12 mm, 12 x 10 mmFor similar published examples see:- J. Callmer,Trade beads...
Genuine Byzantine / Islamic iridescent monochrome glass bead, 7-9 century
Byzantine / Islamic mosaic cane glass bead Date: 7- 9 century Mosaic cane glassPerforated section of premanufactured mosaic cane, consisted of multiple green and light green single glass canes, placed around yellow in red cane. Intact, very good condition. Height 15 mm,...
Genuine Byzantine / Islamic mosaic glass bead, 7-9 century
Medieval horned eye bead Byzantine / Islamic 7-9 century Rod formed, wound "black" matrix. Eight protruding eyes, white/turquoise, placed by four at each end.Intact with all 8 eyes preserved. Good condition. Max diameter: 11 mm Height: 10 mm For similar publis...
Ancient glass beads: Medieval, Islamic/Byzantine complete Horned eye bead
BEAUTIFUL ANCIENT CARNELIAN TIBETAN BEAD. SUPERB OLD AGE MARKS. PICTURES ARE ENLARGED TO SHOW DETAILS. SIZE: APPROX. 11 x 9 MM. I COMBINE SHIPPING. YOU PAY ONLY ONE SHIPPING FEE, REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF ITEMS YOU BUY. SHIPPING FEE IN US IS $5 AND IT INCLUDES TRACKIN...
BEAUTIFUL ANCIENT CARNELIAN TIBETAN BEAD (G)
Egyptian faience male genitalia pendant1 century BCE Turquoise Egyptian faience amulet in a form of male genitalia. Popular amulet during Roman period, it was believed that it has protective properties.Good condition, intact.H. 18 mm For similar published amulets in mus...
Genuine ancient Roman Egyptian faience male genitalia pendant, 2000 years old
Aryballos pendantEastern MediterraneanDate: 2-1 century BCMonochrome glass Aryballos- shaped with globular body and outward going rim. Translucent clear glass. Intact, iridescent good condition. Height 11 mm, diameter 10 mmFor published examples in museum collections se...
Ancient glass beads: ancient iridescent glass aryballos pendant, 2-1 century BCE
Carnelian necklaceDate: 1 centuryRoman or Parthian Composed of globular carnelian beads ranging from dark brown to dark orange in color. Conical opening, some beads are drilled from both ends. Some beads have shallow slit across the opening at one or both ends to preven...
Ancient semi-precious stone beads: genuine ancient Roman carnelian necklace
Medieval crescent pendant 8-9 century Crescent shape with a loop at the top. Clear glass with teal tint. Intact, good condition. Height 13 mm, diameter 13 mm. For published examples see: - V.Kovalevskaya, Komputernaya obrabotka massovogo arhaeologicheskogo materiala is...
Ancient glass beads: genuine Medieval crescent glass pendant,1000 years
Roman glass bead with crossesDate: 1 century Mosaic cane glass Dark blue matrix covered by three "x" of a premanufactured mosaic white-blue-white strips and three eyes in between.Intact, excellent condition. Height 11 mm, diameter 15 mm.For similar published b...
Genuine ancient Roman beads: mosaic glass bead with crosses, 1 century
BEAUTIFUL ANCIENT CARNELIAN TIBETAN BEAD. SUPERB OLD AGE MARKS. PICTURES ARE ENLARGED TO SHOW DETAILS. SIZE: APPROX. 10.5 x 8.5 MM. I COMBINE SHIPPING. YOU PAY ONLY ONE SHIPPING FEE, REGARDLESS OF THE NUMBER OF ITEMS YOU BUY. SHIPPING FEE IN US IS $5 AND IT INCLUDES TRA...
BEAUTIFUL ANCIENT CARNELIAN TIBETAN BEAD (H)
Roman checkerboard beadDate: 1-3 century Mosaic glass Folded (the seam is clearly visible) from fused together 3 section of the same complex mosaic cane. Manufactured in several stages, complex mosaic cane consists of square-in-sections sub-canes, placed around a center...
Genuine ancient Roman beads: Roman mosaic glass checkerboard bead, 1-3 century
Medieval horned bead 7-9 centuryRod formed, wound brick color matrix. Eight protruding mosaic cane eyes, white & blue, placed by four at each end. Intact, with all 8 eyes preserved, good condition with some discoloration. Max diameter: 11 mm Height: 10 mmFor similar...
Ancient glass beads: Medieval, Islamic / Byzantine complete horned eye bead
Item title: strand of stone beads. Age: 500+ years old. Made in: Jasper. Made of: Semi precious stone Jasper. Measurements: 13 to 34 mm length. Strand length: 30 inches excluding the thread. Condition: good condition. Please inspect all pictures before buying. $6.50 s...
Strand of 37 Ancient Benin Semi Precious Stone Jasper Beads Nigeria Africa 30”
ANCIENT DEEP DARK BROWN AND WHITE CONTRASTING CHUNG DZI DECORATED AGATE TUBULAR BEAD WITH GORGEOUS BANDING ZONES, TONAL HARMONY, FANTASTIC SURFACE INCLUSIONS AND A SILKY SMOOTH SURFACE. THIS ANCIENT HEIRLOOM BEAD HAS A STRONG VISUAL PRESENCE. THIS SECTION OF THE VALUABL...
ANCIENT INDO TIBETAN ETCHED CHUNG DZI AGATE BEAD TUBE SHAPE LARGE SECTION 29.7mm
Heart- shaped beadRhodosDate: 2-1 century BCMonochrome glassHeart-shaped flattened form. Transparent pale greenish glass.Intact, good condition.12 mm, 15 mm x 5 mmDuring the excavation of an ancient house in the city of Rhodes (1966-1967), a large amount of debris from...
Ancient glass beads: genuine Hellenistic glass heart bead, 2 century BCE
Roman eye bead 1 century BCE to 1 century Eastern MediterraneanCylindrical bead- a segment of glass tube. Multiple white glass eyes with amber center. Most of eyes are intact. Max diameter: 15 mm Height: 13 mmFor similar published beads in museum collections see: -Véro...
Ancient Roman glass beads: genuine Roman blue glass eye bead, 1 century BCE
Islamic crescent pendant 8-9 century Iridescent glassCrescent shape with a loop at the top. Clear glass with green tint. Intact, good condition. Surface is totally iridescent. Height 18 mm, 6 x 14 mm. For published examples see: - V.Kovalevskaya, Komputernaya obrabotka...
Ancient glass beads: genuine Medieval Islamic crescent glass pendant,1000 years
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