Admire these exceptional copper beads made in a design that originates from the Ashanti people of Ghana, West Africa. The Ashanti are the largest tribe in Ghana and are known for their master bead-making skills. This shape is a traditional design that is particular to Ashanti jewelry. Each bead measures approximately 10 x 12-13mm with about 20 beads on a string. This artisan product is made using premium copper electroplating over brass to make these copper finish customer favorites.