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6mm Reddish-Orange Bicone Glass Pearls [75] (see Comments)

6mm Reddish-Orange Bicone Glass Pearls [75] (see Comments)
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Price Per Lot: $3.75
Lots Available: 28
Style No. (bin): G1970 (aia~)

Style: G1970
Beads per lot:
75
Cost per bead:
5 cents
Bead material:
Glass
Country of origin:
Czech Republic
Size/shape:
6mm bicone-shaped.  Bicones are shaped like two pyramids joined at their bases with the hole running through the center.
Colors/description:
Glass beads (probably white) with a lustrous bright orange-red synthetic coating.  (See Comments below.)
Hole size:
1mm (estimated).
Defects: The coating on Czech pearls is fairly thin, and I don't know how durable it is.  To my eyes, the .
How photographed: At the window in natural daylight.
Comments: Important:  When I first got these beads, they looked bright red to me.  However, as I've been working with them, they have started looking like a deep orange (perhaps because I've switched from CFL to LED lights).  The supplier calls them "tangerine", so I guess they are meant to be orange.  The truth is, they can look like either color, depending on the light.  The picture makes them look a little more red than they actually are.
Date first posted: May 14, 2011
Supplier: E
Caleb's notes:
6mm Reddish-Orange Bicone Glass Pearls [75] (see Comments)
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Tags: bicones, G1970, opaque,