Allen, Jamey D.
June 1984
Ornament;Summer84, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p24
The article focuses on rare rosetta beads, those without starry internal patterns or whose star-patterned interiors are overshadowed by other features, including cog-layered and blank beads, Nueva Cadiz-star beads, and flower and scallop beads. Photographs with examples of the various types of beads are provided, with detailed explanations.


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