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Lot of 7 small glass beads.

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Maritime Start Price:40.00 USD Estimated At:50.00 - 75.00 USD
Lot of 7 small glass beads.
SOLD
165.00USDto dutchgijs + (24.75) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Apr 09 @ 18:37UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Lot of 7 small glass beads. 7 grams total, each about 3/8" in diameter. Colored beads faceted to look like gems in a variety of colors (blue, green and yellow), very rare provenance, first we have had from this wreck, which ran aground off Boa Vista on January 1, 1770. With original certificate from the salvagers, stating the date of the wreck (erroneously) as 1747. Recovered from: Leimuiden, sunk in 1770 off the Cape Verde Islands, west of Africa.