Large Red Kiffa Bead
This red triangular bead was made in Kiffa, Mauritania dating as far back as 1,000 years old. Historically, Kiffa beads are unique and employ ancient glass bead-making techniques. This bead is around 200 years old, possibly older. 24mm tall x 16mm wide x 10mm thick with a small .8mm hole. For more information check out issue #36 of Ornament Magazine where you'll find a fantastic article describing the history of Kiffa Beads. Sold individually.