Tuesday, August 21, 2012
The Beauty of Lentil Glass Jewelry Beads and Pendants
These beautiful Lentil Beads and Pendants were created by an artist who blows and creates all her glass work in her artist studio in Vienna. Lentil stands for the word Lenticular - meaning the bead is shaped like a lens with a dome top on both sides of the bead with thinner edges surrounding the circumference of the bead.This glass has several layers intricately designed to create depth and interest.
This lentil bead is clear with beautiful flowers in white and green with red and black accents.The focal glass in this section are typcially large, a statement which the artist then can turn into bold, elegant pieces of jewelry. These authentic Lentil Glass Beads are made by the best bead makers as they require more skill and experience than smaller beads.The focal bead can be used in your jewelry design or as a collector's piece.
This particular lentil bead It was designed and handmade in her artist`s studio in Vienna on a Isiheat torch, wound on a 2mm mandrel and carefully cleaned afterwards.
A beautiful lentil bead in the colors of green, silvered ivory, silver foil, red and clear glass.
This bead measures 32mm from hole to hole, 33mm wide and 13mm thick.
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This pendant is stunning and captures the light. A beautiful large sterling silver pendant with a lentil in the colors blue, green and dark amber, decorated with goldstone.
The glass bead measures 38mm from hole to hole and 15mm thick.
The complete dangle measures 67mm.
All metals are 925 sterling silver.
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