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Amber Necklace

$25.00 - Sold Out

36 inch amber necklace with an amber screw on/off clasp. Amber beads vary in color and size. Beads average 7 x 4 mm. Wear as a necklace or cut strand and create your own originally designed amber beaded necklace.


Amber Necklace

$20.00

20 inch amber necklace with an amber screw on/off clasp. Amber beads vary in color and size. Beads average 9 x 4 mm. Wear as a necklace or cut strand and create your own originally designed amber beaded necklace.


Matte Baltic Amber chips necklace

$175.00

Matte chip Baltic amber necklace with amber screw on clasp. Necklace measures 26 inches long with graduated beads. The smallest of which is 10 x 8 mm and the largest 22 x 18 mm. Amber beads have a matte or...


Baltic Amber drop nugget necklace

$400.00

Beautiful Baltic Amber drop nugget necklace at 22 inches long. Necklace features an amber screw clasp at the back. Beads are graduated in size, the smallest at 12 x 15 mm and the largest at 26 x 30mm.


Nepalese Amber and Gold Bead (Small)

$6.00

This is a Nepalese amber bead, with gold, swirl design bead caps on either end. Bead measures 15 x 10 mm.


Nepalese Amber and Silver Bead (Large)

$12.00

This bead is Nepalese. The reconstituted amber is divided into slices by silver twist line inlay. There are filigree caps on each end.  Bead measures 25 x 22 mm.


Green Amber Beads

$150.00

This is an extra-long 40" strand of antique faux pressed green amber beads. The beads measure on average 20 mm long x 21 mm in diameter.


Extra Large Beautiful African Amber

$1,750.00

This is a beautiful strand of extra large Mali African Amber beads.  This strand is really quite amazing -- the beads are each the size of a half dollar in diameter.  All of the beads are a rich butter scotch...


Mauritanian Amber Beads

$1,400.00

This is a 33" strand of imitation amber beads from Mauritania. These types of beads were made in Germany from Phenolic resin and were traded into Africa, generally ending up in Mauritania and Niger. The best part about this old...


Perfectly Matched African Amber Strand

$1,150.00

Beautiful long strand of perfectly matched African Amber beads.  Finding old African Ambers beads that are this nicely matched up is a real treat.  The beads measure 25 mm in diameter (or approximately 1 inch in diameter), which makes them a...


Amber Keepsake Box

$200.00

Box was picked up by store owner, Larry Silverman during a trip in Russia.   - Top measures 2.75 inches by 2.75 inches with a nob at top for opening which measures 1 inch by .5 inch - Bottom measures...


African Pillow Amber Beads from Mail #1

$1,500.00

Beautiful strand of "pillow amber" beads from Mali. This lovely strand features a variety of different shapes and sizes of African Amber beads, including several "pillow shaped" beads that are traditionally worn in the hair of women in Mali and...


African Pillow Amber Beads from Mail #2

$1,000.00

Beautiful strand of "pillow amber" beads from Mali. This lovely strand features a variety of different shapes and sizes of African Amber "pillow" beads that are traditionally worn in the hair of women in Mali and Mauritania, with holes going...


African Sea Glass (medium) - Amber

$15.00

These glass beads are made in Africa from recycled glass, and are commonly referred to as "sea glass" because they resemble beach glass.  Of course, these beads aren't actually beach glass -- the matte finish is a man-made effect, created...


Ask the Bead Man

There has been an increase in questions sent to our email asking some really interesting questions regarding the wonderful world of Beads. In response to this, we'd like to open up a dialog with the beading community so we may...


Bauxite Heishi Beads (Large)

$39.00

This is a 25" strand of large bauxite heishi beads measuring 5 mm long x 11.5 mm in diameter.


Conus Shell Beads

$200.00

These conus shell strands are in grade A condition. Each strand measures 28 inches long and is graduated - the diameters measure between 9 mm and 18 mm.


African Beads

Dedicated to beads made on the African continent.   Sand Cast Beads Metal Beads Sea Glass Beads   Organic Materials (Seed Pods, Wood, Horn & Shells) Coral, Amber, and Stone Beads 


Bauxite Heishi Beads (Small)

$35.00

This is a 21" strand of old bauxite beads. We have ONLY 2 of these strands available. The beads measure on average 5 mm long x 7.5 mm in diameter.


Bauxite Tubes (Large)

$45.00

This is a 28" strand of large bauxite tubes with lengths varying between 19 and 44 mm, and diameters varying between 11 and 15 mm. The average bead measures 31.5 mm long x 11 mm in diameter.


Bauxite Tubes (Small)

$60.00

This is a 25" strand of old bauxite beads. We have ONLY 2 of these strands available. The beads measure on average 15.5 mm long x 8 mm in diameter.


Myrrh Beads (8 strands)

$32.00

Eight strands of myrrh beads are tied together to form a lovely, long, aromatic necklace. Beads are approx. 3.5 mm in diameter and strands are 41" long.


Sapphire faceted beads

$30.00

15 inch strand of faceted Sapphire beads. Beads vary slightly in size, the average of which is 2 x 1 mm. The strand is a gradient of color including hues of; olive green, merlot-like red, amber and fusia.


Ancient Wound Glass Bead Strand

$450.00

These beautiful ancient glass beads are a beautiful matched set of beads.  All are wound glass beads that were then marvered to give them a distinctive melon bead shape.  The beads are quite beautiful, with a rich patina and iridescence....


Ancient African Coral Beads

$1,200.00

This amazing strand of ancient African coral is an exceptional 36 inches long. Taken straight from the coral reef without any dyeing or color enhancement, this is its natural color and texture. As you can see from the photos, some...


Ancient Agate Necklace

$45.00

Necklace strung by our own Carlista Martin. Base metal chain, two stranded necklace. A wonderful rustic feel. Beads are agate bone, amber, wood and glass. There is a wax linen crochet effect on the string. - 2 strand necklace -...


Carved Agate Pendant from Mauritania

$45.00

Beautiful carved carnelian pendant, traded to Africa in the late 19th or early 20th centuries. This particular pendant was probably cut in the Ibar-Oberstein region of Germany, and then traded either to the Tuareg peoples of Mali or Mauritania. Just...


Large Ancient Stone Bead Mix

$275.00

Wonderful strand of ancient stone beads from all over the Middle and Far East.  These beads are a mix of different stones (and one stray -- very beat up -- amber bead).  There's one large spindle whorl in the middle...


Ancient Egyptian Beads in ... Scandinavia!?!

We at S&A Beads are always proud to be in one of the world's most ancient professions -- the bead business, of course!  And in that spirit, we pass along this fabulously fascinating article about modern archaeological digs in Denmark,...


Musuem Quality Coral Berber Necklace

$0.00 - Sold Out

The necklace is one of the finest pieces of Berber tribal jewelry we have ever seen.  It's beautifully constructed out of a rich amalgam of antique coral, Berber silver beads, and various antique glass African trade beads.  The color of...


Stone Semi-Precious Beads

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