Pre-Roman designs incorportated decorative techniques of bumps, eyes, feathering and furrowing. Flame-worked glass.
In the Ancient World there were a rich variety of glass beads that made up broaches, bracelets, pendants, earrings, hairpieces or anklets. They were a symbol of wealth and opulence: Objects of prestige and protection.
Glass beads with multicoloured eye and bump details.
Size: 1.5 x 2cm approx and 1.5 x 1cm approx.