Looks like spindle whorls to me

Neolithic stone beads from early settlements in Sahara, North Africa, ca. Using simple hand-carved tools, stones were placed on a grooved stone and pecked out from both sides. Holes are generally not smooth nor even.

Necklace |  Found along the trade route passing from Europe through northern Africa, these ancient Roman glass beads are a treasure! The beads vary in size and shape and all show the beautiful pitting from being buried in the sand for centuries. Combined with sterling Indonesian beads, this is truly a timeless piece of jewelry |  Nomad's Journey Designs  | 195$

Nomad's Journey Designs - Necklace - ancient Roman glass beads vary in size and shape and show pitting from being buried in the sand for centuries - combined with with sterling Indonesian beads

Mixed collections of ancient Islamic and Roman glass found in Afghanistan

Spread of Islam- Mixed collections of ancient Islamic glass found in Afghanistan

Ancient Faience Beads - Afghanistan These beads are over two thousand years old. Amazing.

Ancient Faience Beads - Afghanistan These beads are over two thousand years old. by Olive Oyl

Ancient mixed beads .. found in Afghanistan Including Faience, Gold, Islamic Eyes and other interesting beads ..  in various stages of wear ...

found in Afghanistan Including Faience, Gold, Islamic Eyes and other interesting beads . in various stages of wear .

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