Bauxite is a type of aluminium ore. All African bauxite beads are hand made and drilled, making these beads very labor demanding. Bauxite beads like these have been imported from Africa for decades. What attracts most buyers to them is their beautiful natural color.
The size of the beads vary from strand to strand. This is a real authentic strand at an affordable price! Diameter of beads is between 8-14mm. There is about 19-24 beads in each strand depending on the length of each bead. Approximate length of strand is 26-28 inches long.