Combing & Beading Close-ups Gallery
Wood and art. ivory meet. Notice how there is an unbroken line, i.e. there is no ridge where the two materials meet. Notice also the lack of tool marks.
Zoom in for a close-up. All the beads are exactly the same.
This is where the combing and beading ends at the ferrule thread, which can be seen a little on the right.
Quality combing and beading not quite close up.
Darn that speck of dust on the fourth bead from left!
This is a darker version of the picture above. The speck is still there.