These are sandcast glass tube beads in the Akoso style. They were made in Ghana from pulverized glass in yellow. They are a solid yellow tube bead with dot or splash of color in the center of each one. The molten glass is poured into a clay mold and decorated with red and black stripes. These are beautiful beads and will add a wonderful ethnic look to your jewelry. The Ghananians have been making beads in this manner since the 1600s.
- Circa 1960's
- 13 Beads in an order
- Bead Size: 8mm x 16-18mm
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