Polychrome murrini Viking-era bead from Grave 28, Birka
Glass polychrome Viking-era beads based on finds from Birka as shown in the Historiska Museet in Sweden.
Birka gr 628
Viking-era glass beads based on finds from the Swedish History Museum, these lampworked beads have been created using the traditional method of winding layers of molten glass around a mandrel (metal rod) and then decorating the bead with additional molten glass in contrasting colours in a variety of patterns including thin trails of glass and layered dots.
They are fully annealed and cleaned before being made available for sale.