These are sandcast glass tube beads in the Akoso style. They were made in Ghana from pulverized glass in blue, brown and white. The molten glass is poured into a clay mold shaped like tubes. These are beautiful beads and will add a wonderful ethnic look to your jewelry. The Ghanaians have been making beads in this manner since the 1600s. Circa 1970's
Length: 13.5" inches long
Bead Size: 4mm x 10-11mm
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