Ancient Stone Beads from Mali; Lou Zeldis Components
20" strand of ancient stone beads from Mali. A strand from Lou's collection (he used similar stones in many of his creations). 85 stone beads, approximately 10-12mm in diameter with small 1mm bow-drilled holes. Lovely beads made of granite and other types of rock with similar composition of quartz and feldspar with minor amounts of mica, amphiboles, and other minerals giving some beads a pink, green, or brown cast.