Small Carved Shell "Bead Caps" from Mali

Availability: 97 in stock

These intricately carved shell beads are traditionally worn against the scalp by Mali women with fancy braided hairdo's and are shaped like a bead cap. Some have one hole, some have two (like a button). Great for setting into silver bezels, or capping a fancy bead. Size ranges from 10 - 18mm diameter. SOLD SEPARATELY.