1 Vintage Crystal Ruby Givre Facet Glass Beads 7mm (00223-001)
1 Vintage Crystal and Ruby Givre Faceted Glass Beads 7mm. These West German beads are a striking combination of transparent and red glass. They are very pretty and in perfect condition.
Givre beads refers to a crystal colour or transparent bead with a swirl of interior colour similar to that found in a childs marble. The beads are usually made using a glass encasing technique before they are pressed into moulds, and then polished. The term is attributed to glass manufacturer Swarovski derived from the French word meaning frosty.
Vintage givre beads manufactured in West Germany.
These beads were part of the unused stock held by Miriam Haskell. To learn more about this notable American costume jewellery designer why not read our History of Miriam Haskell.
|Colour||Clear & Red|
|Shape||Round - Faceted|
|Availability||OUT OF STOCK|
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