A lovely old Nagaland necklace with a variety of beads that include: glass skunk beads (black and white), glass coral, rock crystal and traditional jingle bells all displaying a patina commensurate with age. Please note that there are 8 large translucent glass beads that imitate rock crystal and two actual rock crystal beads on this strand. The bronze alloy bells have a wonderful patina and they may actually be older than the beads on this necklace.
Age: Early to mid 20th C
Origin: Nagaland, Northeast India
Condition: Very good with some weathering
Length of necklace: 26 inches (approx)
Largest bead: 45mm x 18mm