Large Red Kiffa Bead
This pair of red triangular beads were made in Kiffa, Mauritania dating as far back to 1,000 years old. Historically, Kiffa beads are unique and employ ancient glass bead-making techniques. This pair bead are around 200 years old, possibly older. 24mm tall x 13mm 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 by the pair.