Antique and Vintage Beads

Welcome to our new section showcasing Rita's collection of Antique and Vintage Beads! This section replaces our Antiques section. Non-bead Antique treasures have been moved to our Collectibles section. Stay tuned, as we will be adding many beads soon, especially from our large collection of antique and vintage Bohemian and our other ethnic and tribal beads. Any listings in this section that are not vintage or antique will be marked as new.


Blue, Green and Translucent Peking Glass Beads - ANT190Blue, Green and Translucent Peking Glass Beads - ANT190$30.00Blue, Green and Translucent Vintage Peking Glass Beads. These beads were purchased in China or Hong Kong in the 1970's or early 1980's. 8-10mm each. Antique and Vintage Item 190Bohemian Clear Molded Glass Barrel Bead Pendants from the African Trade - ANT309Bohemian Clear Molded Glass Barrel Bead Pendants from the African Trade - ANT309$4.00Bohemian Clear Molded Glass Barrel Bead Pendants from the African Trade. Made in Europe in the late 1800's or early 1900's. Each of these sturdy, elegant barrel beads has a top bail with holes, rather than through the bead, making them more like small pendants. Nicely worn with etching. Good for all sorts of designs. Very versatile beads. 15.5-16mm long. 11-13mm wide, depending on bead and if you include bail in measurement. 49 beads available. Sold individually. Antique and Vintage Beads Item 309 Bohemian Faux Stone Beads in Orange and Black - ANT144Bohemian Faux Stone Beads in Orange and Black - ANT144$15.00Matched vintage orange and black Bohemian faux stone beads from the African Trade. 25 beads in all. Sizes vary, approximately 25mm long, 12mm wide. Antique and Vintage Item 144Bohemian Green Glass Chip Beads, 15" Strand, Vintage - ANT033Bohemian Green Glass Chip Beads, 15" Strand, Vintage - ANT033$7.50Vintage Bohemian Green Glass Chip Beads, from Rita's old collection. 15" Strand. Antique and Vintage Item 033Coffee Bean Brown Wood Beads, Antique - ANT012aCoffee Bean Brown Wood Beads, Antique - ANT012a$20.00Antique coffee bean brown wood beads. 10mm to 15mm. Antique and Vintage Item 012a
Crimson Matched German Sugar beads, Bohemia, Vintage - ANT164Crimson Matched German Sugar beads, Bohemia, Vintage - ANT164$18.00Crimson Matched German Sugar beads, Bohemia, Vintage. 16mm each. 30 beads. Previously African Item 1640d, now Antique and Vintage Item 164 Dusty Purple Matched Antique Peking Glass Beads - ANT160Dusty Purple Matched Antique Peking Glass Beads - ANT160$50.00Dusty Purple Matched Antique or Vintage Peking Glass Beads, 5mm each. Antique and Vintage Item 160Faceted Vintage Bohemian Glass Cabachons - ANT027Faceted Vintage Bohemian Glass Cabachons - ANT027$10.00Faceted Vintage Bohemian Cabachons. Set of 11. Antique and Vintage Item 027 Gray Round Peking Glass Beads, Antique o, China - ANT200aGray Round Peking Glass Beads, Antique o, China - ANT200a$25.00Gray Round Peking Glass Beads, Antique, China Antique and Vintage Item 200aHigh Atlas Beads with Hanging Loops and Suspended Beads, Vintage, Morocco - ANT094High Atlas Beads with Hanging Loops and Suspended Beads, Vintage, Morocco - ANT094$24.00Traditional Moroccan High Atlas Beads with Hanging Loops and Suspended Beads. Vintage beads from the High Atlas region of Morocco. Left hand bead measures 30mm end-to-end and 92mm (3.6") top to bottom (including dangles). Right hand bead measures 30mm end-to-end and 62mm top to bottom (including dangles). SOLD. LEFT hand bead still available. Price is per bead. Let us know which one you'd like in your shopping cart or PayPal notes. Antique and Vintage Item 094
Light Brown Vintage "Horn" Beads, Bohemia - ANT271Light Brown Vintage "Horn" Beads, Bohemia - ANT271$18.00Light Brown Vintage Resin or Plastic "Horn" Beads, Bohemia - ANT271. These are super nice graduated oval beads that look and feel a lot like horn. Bead sizes vary from 16-26mm end to end. Antique and Vintage Item 271Matched Black and White Bohemian Vintage Beads - ANT192Matched Black and White Bohemian Vintage Beads - ANT192$18.00Matched Black and White Bohemian Vintage Beads Antique and Vintage Item 192 SOLD, THANK YOU!Mixed Bohemian Red, Black and White Glass Beads, Vintage - ANT163Mixed Bohemian Red, Black and White Glass Beads, Vintage - ANT163$16.00Mixed and matched Bohemian red, black and white glass beads, vintage. White pearlized beads measure 5.3-5.8mm each. Black cylindrical beads measure 5mm each. Small red pigeon egg beads measure 10.7-11.1mm each. Previously African Item 1630, now Antique and Vintage Item 163Mixed Vintage Group of Large Heart Earrings and Pendants - ANT026Mixed Vintage Group of Large Heart Earrings and Pendants - ANT026$21.00Mixed Vintage Group of Large Heart Earrings and Pendants. Silver, Gold, Red, Blue and Rainbow Colors. 14 pendants in all. Some glass and some plastic. Many include gold or silver ear wire. Varied sizes. Antique and Vintage Item 026Mother-of-Pearl Pendants, Antique - ANT153Mother-of-Pearl Pendants, Antique - ANT153$30.00Antique mother-of-pearl pendants, group of 6 (for all) Antique and Vintage Item 153
Nice Old Ethiopian Silver Metal Bicone Spacer Beads, Strand - ANT076Nice Old Ethiopian Silver Metal Bicone Spacer Beads, Strand - ANT076$95.00Nice Old Ethiopian Silver Metal Bicone Medium Spacer Beads, Strand. Great Patina. Over 100 beads on the strand. Mixed sizes and shapes. Very useful for designing. 6-8mm hole to hole. Antique and Vintage Item 076 Painted Vintage Wooden Beads - ANT050Painted Vintage Wooden Beads - ANT050$12.00Painted Vintage Wooden Beads. Mix of sizes and shapes. 12 beads in all. We don't have information on these, but they are very cute! Found them in Rita's old inventory. We just have this one strand. Antique and Vintage Item 050Red Vintage Bohemian Oval Translucent Beads, with Faux Bohemian Glass Stone Beads - ANT166Red Vintage Bohemian Oval Translucent Beads, with Faux Bohemian Glass Stone Beads - ANT166$25.00Red Vintage Bohemian Oval Translucent Beads, with Faux Bohemian Glass Stone Beads. Red beads vary from 11-16mm (2 sets of different sizes included). Faux stone beads measure betweeen 14mm and 15mm each. Previously African Item 1666, now Antique and Vintage Item 166Vintage Pink and Purple Clay Beads - ANT267Vintage Pink and Purple Clay Beads - ANT267$10.00Vintage pink and purple clay beads, strand. Formerly Collector Item 267b, now Antique and Vintage Item 267 SOLD, THANK YOU!Wire Wrapped Venetian Murrina Slices 1960-1980 - ANT021Wire Wrapped Venetian Murrina Slices 1960-1980 - ANT021$10.00Wire Wrapped Venetian Murrina Slices 1960-1980. 28mm end-to-end including bails. Could be used as beads or pendants. These cute vintage Venetian beads have colorful designs on both sides and measure around 28mm end to end, including the wire-wrap. Group of 5 pendants - please indicate preferred color or mix of beads.
Wooden Jug Pendant with Matched Black Beads, Antique - ANT208aWooden Jug Pendant with Matched Black Beads, Antique - ANT208a$28.00Wooden jug pendant and matched black beads, antique Antique and Vintage Item 208a