TB102220_4 Two Cobalt Russian Blue Faceted Beads
Two, 1/4″ long, Cobalt Blue, Faceted Trade Beads, from New Westminster, BC. These beads were recovered in the 1970’s.
These beads were traded during the early Pacific Northwest Fur Trade by the Hudson Bay or Northwest Company.
These are very sought after and have become a great addition to any bead collection.
These were favored by the First nations here in British Columbia and were often called Chief beads.
Ex-Hardie and Ex-Workman collections with good history to buyer.