Little Ghana Abstract Glass Cylinder Bead Necklace
Amazing little abstract glass bead necklace with beads handcrafted in Ghana, Africa. They are a small, tangerine cylinder bead with a delicate and very nicely painted motif of red, polkadot chevron stripes and lilac polkadot roundels. The clasp is a sterling silver round box clasp clasp, fittings are all sterling silver. This is a stunning little bead, the pattern is a detailed and has been painted with a delicate hand in gorgeous colours. This is a unique vintage bead necklace.
The beads are Krobo beads, a handmade glass bead crafted in Ghana, Africa from recycled glass bottles. They bottles are broken into chips or ground to a fine powder in a mortar and pestle, they are kiln fired in clay moulds in patterns or hand decorated with painted layers and fired between each layer - each bead is a slightly different shape and pattern. These necklaces are newly strung on sturdy c-lon with a new sterling silver tab clasp. They are bright and bold African bead necklaces that look fantastic with a few on together in different patterns.