A richly decorated set of tyre-shaped beads from a find in Sweden
Black glass decorated with trails of red, white and yellow glass make up this set of beads based on finds from the Skåne displayed in the Historika Museet (Swedish History Museum) in Stockholm.
The set contains ten beads, two of which are an olivine shape and the rest are drum or annular shaped. All are decorated with red, yellow or white applied trails of glass. The beads are approximately 19mm in diameter, the length varies from 9 mm to 18mm.