African spindle bead copper wire woven pendant
African spindle bead is accented with copper wire weaving. Spindle beads are made of clay, formed in various shapes, and each design individually carve. They are the weights used during spinning. Weaving was done to accent the bead while allowing the carving to be seen. This bead is from the early 1900's.
pendant - approx 2" (including bail) x 1 1/2"
chain 18" with 2" extension. front part of chain a stiff arc
clasp - swivel lobster
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