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Antique and Vintage

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.

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Antique French Seed Bead Fuchsia #3 Mixed Sizes
Picture of 10EP294-3A, Antique French Seed Bead Fuchsia #3 Mixed Sizes
10EP294-3A

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)

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Aisle 27 Section I
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Antique French Seed Bead Fuchsia 10/0
Picture of 10EP294-A, Antique French Seed Bead Fuchsia 10/0
10EP294-A

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)

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Aisle 19 Section U
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Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Blue/violet#3 10/0
Picture of 10EP295-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Blue/violet#3 10/0
10EP295-2

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)

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Aisle 19 Section U
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Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet 10/0
Picture of 10EP297, Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet 10/0
10EP297

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)

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Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP297-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet#2 10/0
10EP297-2

50 GM $4.75 ($0.10 per GM)

100 GM $6.75 ($0.07 per GM)

250 GM $12.50 ($0.05 per GM)

1000 GM $40.00 ($0.04 per GM)

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Currently out of stock
Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section V
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Antique French Seed Bead Dark Amethyst 10/0
Picture of 10EP297-2A, Antique French Seed Bead Dark Amethyst 10/0
10EP297-2A

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)

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Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet#4 10/0
Picture of 10EP297-4, Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Violet#4 10/0
10EP297-4

50 GM $4.75 ($0.10 per GM)

100 GM $6.75 ($0.07 per GM)

250 GM $12.50 ($0.05 per GM)

1000 GM $40.00 ($0.04 per GM)

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Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Prune#2 10/0
Picture of 10EP298-2, Vintage French Seed Bead Transparent Prune#2 10/0
10EP298-2

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)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section V
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Antique French Deep Plum 10/0
Picture of 10EP299-A, Antique French Deep Plum 10/0
10EP299-A

50 GM $2.47 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $4.25 ($0.04 per GM)

250 GM $6.50 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage French Seed Bead Silver Lined Blue Square Hole 10/0
Picture of 10EP474, Vintage French Seed Bead Silver Lined Blue Square Hole 10/0
10EP474

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)

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Currently out of stock
Showroom Location
Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage French Seed Bead Silver Lined Dark Green With Square Hole 10/0
Picture of 10EP484-Q, Vintage French Seed Bead Silver Lined Dark Green With Square Hole 10/0
10EP484-Q

50 GM $2.97 ($0.06 per GM)

100 GM $4.95 ($0.05 per GM)

250 GM $9.50 ($0.04 per GM)

1000 GM $20.00 ($0.02 per GM)

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Aisle 19 Section V
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Black #1 10/0
Picture of 10SV109, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Black #1 10/0
10SV109

50 GM $1.97 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.00 ($0.03 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead White/off White Mix #1 10/0
Picture of 10SV112-1, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead White/off White Mix #1 10/0
10SV112-1

50 GM $1.95 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.00 ($0.03 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead White Unfinished #1 10/0
Picture of 10SV112-2, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead White Unfinished #1 10/0
10SV112-2

50 GM $1.97 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.00 ($0.03 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Yellow # 5 10/0
Picture of 10SV122-5, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Yellow # 5 10/0
10SV122-5

50 GM $2.25 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.75 ($0.04 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Yellow #6 10/0
Picture of 10SV122-6, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Yellow #6 10/0
10SV122-6

50 GM $1.97 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.00 ($0.03 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Orange #5 10/0
Picture of 10SV138-5, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Orange #5 10/0
10SV138-5

50 GM $1.97 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.00 ($0.03 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Orange #9 10/0
Picture of 10SV138-9, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Orange #9 10/0
10SV138-9

500 GM $15.00 ($0.03 per GM)

1000 GM $25.00 ($0.03 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 23 Section P
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Red Orange #2 10/0
Picture of 10SV142-2, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Opaque Red Orange #2 10/0
10SV142-2

50 GM $2.25 ($0.04 per GM)

100 GM $3.75 ($0.04 per GM)

500 GM $6.00 ($0.01 per GM)

1000 GM $10.00 ($0.01 per GM)

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Showroom Location
Aisle 23 Section O
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Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Red Orange #6 10/0
Picture of 10SV142-6, Vintage Venetian Seed Bead Red Orange #6 10/0
10SV142-6

50 GM $2.49 ($0.05 per GM)

100 GM $4.00 ($0.04 per GM)

500 GM $10.00 ($0.02 per GM)

1000 GM $15.00 ($0.01 per GM)

Quantity:

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Aisle 23 Section O
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