Rework Necklace with old "Dogon Anular Rings" glass beads made in Germany in the 19th and found in Mali, and bronce beads handmade by cast bronze process by Fula people from Mali.
These beads were made in Europe were imported by the thousands to Africa beginning in the late 1800s and traded or sold for various things. The Dogon people made their the Germany blue glass beads to which associate ritual function.
Necklace length 19 cm / 7,48 inchs
Some of our beads have traveled at least two continents, and have graced numerous owners. Small chips, corrosion, and pitting are a normal part of their patina attesting to their age and extensive use.