Indulge your eyes in these beautiful coral style beads brought to you from the mountainous wilds of Afghanistan. The mineral rich landscape of Central Asia has been a source of treasured stones for at least three millennia. These delightful, handcrafted gemstone beads come in a special saucer shape, measuring approximately 2-7 x 7-13mm, with holes measuring 1mm. Each strand is approximately 17" long. Coral is a natural material originating in the sea. It is prized in jewelry due to it's unique red color which is reflected in these stone beads. Add these beads to your collection today!