Dogon Donuts, Antique "Dutch" Annular Trade Beads, Turquoise


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  • Very rare 23-inch strand of antique Dogon Turquoise annular beads 12-15mm diameter, inside diameter about 6-7mm
  • All beads are in excellent condition, no corrosion and the strand includes two heavy forged metal beads, possibly iron
  • Made in Holland or Germany 1700-1800s
  • Named for the Dogon people of Mali who favor them, but they are also found in other parts of West Africa
  • Collectible, but also make fun earrings, hung from one side of the ring so the light shines through