We carry a wide variety of African beads, both old trade beads and newer beads made or strung in Africa for the world-wide bead trade. Trade beads are old and/or used beads, and will show varying amounts of wear. Newly-made African beads are generally handmade in small communities. With all trade beads, style and availability vary greatly.
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27-28" strands of tabular bone batik beads. These are generally around 20x25mm with 3mm top-drilled large hole. Lightweight with mixed pattern designs, these ethnic pieces make great center-pieces and bracelets.