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Name: Jug Beads

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Used by: EC

Derived from: Apparently from their use on jug covers.

Earliest Use: Unknown

Origin: Chinese, late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Distinctive Trait: Crudely wound of bubbly glass, large holes, usually with deposits, frequent "peaks" at the ends.

Distribution: Asia, America, Europe.

Remarks: Could use a better name.


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