Allen, Jamey D.
September 1983
Ornament;Sep83, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p19
The article presents information on chevron, star, and rosetta glass beads. An overview of the identification and history of the beads is presented with rosetta representing the classification of beads, star as having a star pattern and chevron as being modified by grinding or abrasion. The three primary kinds of compound canes used for mosaic glasswares and beads are composite, cased and molded canes. They are characterized as having white, red and blue color designs for four outer layers with twelve points patterns.


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