1 Vintage Faux Malachite Ojime Beads 15mm x 14mm (00770-001)
1 Vintage Faux Malachite Ojime Beads 15mm x 14mm. Circa 1900s this malachite styled opaque bead would have been made in Japan specifically for the western market during the Meiji – Taisho era. This makes this ojime bead an antique.
This bead is thought to be made of papier mâché and is a beautiful jade green colour enhanced by fine dark lines giving a malachite appearance. It has a hairline crack on one side which may have been added to enhance the stone like quality of the bead or it could be damage due to dryness.
This ojime bead has is a single vertical hole through the centre and is slightly flattened in overall shape rather than being prefectly round.
To learn more about Ojime beads have a look at out our informative Guide to Ojime Beads.
|Size||15mm x 14mm|
|Availability||OUT OF STOCK|
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