Vintage Venetian Foiled Lamp Wound Beads

Gem Set Love

A lovely necklace of Venetian lamp wound pink opaline foiled beads hand knotted and spaced with faceted glass. Circa 1920. Lamp wound beads are made by winding molten glass around a metal wire, a centuries old technique, it produces beautiful beads allowing for more than one color or layer of molten glass. These beads have a layer of silver foil between the layers of glass.

Details.....This necklace measures 26" long, the foiled beads measure12.2mm. In very good vintage condition. You should always expect some wear on antique and vintage jewelry, we consider it part of the charm.

Layaway available, contact us for details.

Collections: Archive

Category: sold

Type: Vintage Beads