A strand necklace comprised of 3.5mm wide Venetian glass beads plus 5 inches of cotton tie, so 26 inch length in total, so like a choker. These are authentic antique blue and white-heart beads (blue and white stripes on the outside and white on the inside). The beads are handmade and vary in length a bit from 1.7mm to 2.8mm.
These beads were made in Venice, Italy in the 1900's. Venetian glass beads were traded around the world as part of the fascinating world of antique trade beads.
These Venetian beads vintage were made in Venice, but purchased in India, and are still worn in many regions there.