The base of this bead is a pale brown or amber clear glass; when I applied the silver-rich glass on top of it, the glass became a pale, almost pearlescent colour which reflects light through the core and makes it appear to have a golden glow, hence the name "Golden Dragonskin".
➻ Effetre and Double Helix glass.
➻ Diameter: 18.5mm
➻ Depth: 8.5mm
➻ Hole size: 5.4mm
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