Beads > Antique and Vintage > Vintage French Beads

Vintage French Beads

We're thrilled to announce our monumental special purchase of over 200,000 kilos of Handmade Vintage Italian glass beads! We've bought up oodles of exquisite examples of fine, hand-crafted vintage Murano glass beads made by Societa Veneziana Conterie. Societa Veneziana Conterie was a consortium of 16 independent Venetian bead makers that joined together from 1898-1992. When the consortium shut its doors in 1992, our friends over at Prairie Edge Trading and Galleries rescued all of the consortium's remaining stock of glass beads from an uncertain future. Earlier this summer, we scooped up the the entire lot, to ensure that these little pieces of beaded history can once again be shared and appreciated by all! Most of our Vintage Venetian Seed, Crow, and Chevron Beads were manufactured between the late 1800's and 1920's, while our colorful and intricate Murano Mosaic beads were manufactured in the 1960's-70's.
Due to the HAND-CRAFTED nature of our vintage selections, certain variances in shape, size, and uniformity are to be expected and embraced.

Items:

Showing items 1 - 20 of 616
1 2 3 4 5 Next>
Items/Page:
Sort Order:
Antique French Seed Bead Opaque White 10/0
Picture of 10EP112-A, Antique French Seed Bead Opaque White 10/0
10EP112-A

50 GM $2.95 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $5.00 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $7.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Antique French Seed Bead Old Yellow#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP122-2, Antique French Seed Bead Old Yellow#2 10/0
10EP122-2

50 GM $2.95 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $5.00 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $10.00 ($0.04 per GM)

1000 GM $30.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Orange 10/0
Picture of 10EP134, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Orange 10/0
10EP134

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $4.25 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $7.85 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Medium Red#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP144-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Medium Red#2 10/0
10EP144-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Dark Red#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP146-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Dark Red#2 10/0
10EP146-2

50 GM $2.49 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $4.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Dark Red #3 10/0
Picture of 10EP146-3, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Dark Red #3 10/0
10EP146-3

50 GM $2.95 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $4.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Burnt Red 10/0
Picture of 10EP147, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Burnt Red 10/0
10EP147

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Burnt Red#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP147-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Burnt Red#2 10/0
10EP147-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $4.25 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $7.85 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Medium Light Blue 10/0
Picture of 10EP172-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Medium Light Blue 10/0
10EP172-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Blue 10/0
Picture of 10EP174, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Blue 10/0
10EP174

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Navy Blue 10/0
Picture of 10EP178-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Navy Blue 10/0
10EP178-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Purple 10/0
Picture of 10EP198, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Purple 10/0
10EP198

50 GM $2.95 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $4.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Purple#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP198-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaque Purple#2 10/0
10EP198-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Light Grey 10/0
Picture of 10EP203, Vintage French Seed Bead Light Grey 10/0
10EP203

50 GM $3.97 ($0.08 per GM)

100 GM $7.00 ($0.07 per GM)

250 GM $15.00 ($0.06 per GM)

1000 GM $47.50 ($0.05 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Antique French Seed Bead Opal Off White 10/0
Picture of 10EP210-2, Antique French Seed Bead Opal Off White 10/0
10EP210-2

50 GM $2.97 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $4.95 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $7.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Antique French Seed Bead Opal Off White#4 10/0
Picture of 10EP210-4A, Antique French Seed Bead Opal Off White#4 10/0
10EP210-4A

50 GM $2.97 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $4.95 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $7.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Antique French Seed Bead Opal White 10/0
Picture of 10EP210-A, Antique French Seed Bead Opal White 10/0
10EP210-A

50 GM $2.95 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $5.00 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $7.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $22.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Greasy Off White 10/0
Picture of 10EP211, Vintage French Seed Bead Greasy Off White 10/0
10EP211

50 GM $3.97 ($0.08 per GM)

100 GM $6.00 ($0.06 per GM)

250 GM $12.50 ($0.05 per GM)

1000 GM $40.00 ($0.04 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Crystal#1 10/0
Picture of 10EP212, Vintage French Seed Bead Crystal#1 10/0
10EP212

50 GM $1.79 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $2.50 ($0.03 per GM)

250 GM $4.00 ($0.02 per GM)

1000 GM $13.50 ($0.01 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Vintage French Seed Bead Opaline Crystal 10/0
Picture of 10EP212-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Opaline Crystal 10/0
10EP212-2

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $3.50 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

Quantity:

Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section T
More Information.
Showing items 1 - 20 of 616
1 2 3 4 5 Next>
Items/Page:
Sort Order:

Visit Our Blog!

Loose Ends Blog

Seed Beads

Preciosa Ornela rocaille seed beads are by far our most popular and versatile seed bead available. Preciosa Ornela rocaille seed beads are of superior quality, machine cut, and are highly valued for their use in bead stringing, bead weaving, embroidery and much much more! Preciosa seed beads are proven to be of the upmost value, and demonstrate the highest level of shape consistency.

Wubbers Tools

Wubbers Pliers

New Bead Loom

Ricks Beading Loom

Vintaj Components

Vintaj Components

Visit Our Blog!

Loose Ends Blog

Shop Swarovski by Color

Create Your Style with Swarovski ElementsShopping for sensational SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS just got simpler! Shop all Swarovski shapes, styles and sizes in every one of these splendid shades! Click here!
Swarovski Beads and Pendants color selector

Alphabet Beads

Alphabet beads!Spell out how much you love them with alphabet beads. Add that personal touch by spelling their name, spelling a message of love or by just hanging their initials around their necks. Choose from Glass Alphabet Beads, Sterling Silver Letter Beads, Brass Alphabet Charms and Pewter Alphabet Beads and Charms.

Crimp Beads

Crimp Beads, Tubes, Sterling Crimps, Tubes... and More! Finish off your project with our Crimp Beads! Crimps make sure your string is finished off tight and secure. We offer Sterling Crimps and Metal Crimps. Don't forget to check out our Crimping Pliers too!!

Video: Learn to Make a Talisman

Learn to make a Talisman Combine your favorite purchased and found objects to create a piece that's uniquely yours! Click here to watch the video.

Video: Multi Strand Necklace

Multi Strand Pearl Necklace Shipwreck Beads' very own Carol Bauer takes us on an adventure into the realm of color. Click here to watch the video.

Ribbon Necklaces

Ribbon NecklacesQuickly and easily transform your favorite pendant into an alluringly feminine necklace with one of our ribbon necklaces. The necklaces are already to wear so just slip on your pendant and go!

The Gift of Beading

Give the Gift of BeadingLooking for that perfect gift for your favorite beader? You can't go wrong with a Shipwreck Beads gift card!

Crystal Accented Pewter Toggles

Swarovski accented toggle claspsThese captivating toggles are accented with genuine Swarovski crystals! Certainly not designed to be worn at the back of your necklace, these enticing show stoppers are perfect for both bracelets and for necklaces featuring the toggle as the focal component of the design.

Shop Swarovski by Color

Create Your Style with Swarovski ElementsShopping for sensational SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS just got simpler! Shop all Swarovski shapes, styles and sizes in every one of these splendid shades! Click here!
Swarovski Beads and Pendants color selector

Beading Kits

Bead KitsBeading kits make great gifts for all your favorite bead heads! We carry beading kits for all skill levels, whether they're just starting out, or an avid seed beader! We even carry Christmas Kits!

Loading..

Secure Shopping

Shipwreck Beads Inc, Beads, Lacey, WA