North African Jewelry | vintage Ethiopian cross pendant | blue glass African trade beads | long cross necklace | ethnic jewelry


Shipping to United States: Free

Ethiopian cross necklace | cross necklace with antique opaline glass beads | blue glass trade bead and silver cross pendant necklace

This one of a kind necklace features a small but audaciously mighty old silver Ethiopian cross pendant with the most extraordinary faceted opaline glass trade beads from Mali. With the most glorious shades of sky blue, these exquisite glass beads were traded throughout Northern Africa. You can see the history in each of these rare beads and the smoky blues look fantastic with the patina of the old silver cross pendant. And depending on the light, the old glass beads will change from opaque milky blues to translucent desert sand hues.

All other elements and clasp in this necklace are sterling silver.

Truly a unique piece to treasure.

Finished length: 30.5” (77cm)
Cross pendant: 1.5” high x 1” wide (3.7cm high x 2.6cm wide)

Modern ethnic jewelry by Angela Lovett Designs

Shipping and Taxes:

Free shipping to US and Canada via Canada Xpresspost.
All other countries flat rate of $100 USD via FedEx (or equivalent).

Please note that prices DO NOT include customs or duties respective to your country. Buyers are responsible for any and all customs, duties and tariffs levied by tax authorities in your country.

Shipping from Canada

Processing time

1-3 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 5 - 9 business days
  • Europe : 10 - 14 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 10 - 14 business days
  • Asia Pacific : 10 - 14 business days
  • Latin America and the Caribbean : 10 - 14 business days
  • North Africa and the Middle East : 10 - 14 business days

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

Payment Options

Secure options
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns

Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

I don't accept exchanges or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

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