This is a gorgeous vintage Millefiori glass bead necklace. It features rare green and black Italian glass beads. The beads are handmade millefiori glass beads that are 8mm rounds and are knotted on red silk. The Italians are famous for making these beads by fusing colorful cane rods. Millefiori literally means 'thousand flowers', because the beads look like there are little flowers inside.
- These beads were expertly made
- The necklace has a traditional barrel screw closure
- Excellent condition
- Circa 1950's
Length: Necklace 18 inches
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