Japanese Glass Tombo Drops 36x18mm
These unusual vintage 36x18mm
large pearshape beads have through holes lengthways. Made of opaque black glass with
multicolour millefleurs decoration, which is a pattern of flowers and
leaves. The Japanese term for this style of decoration is known as
Tombo. No two artisan crafted beads are exactly alike.
products can have slight variations in size, shape and colour.
Japan in the early 1960s.
“Making good jewellery is made up of three basics…good materials, good tools, and good techniques.”
Colour: Black with Pattern