These days, authentic glass Padres are hard to find in Africa and this black color is among the most prized colors. Look closely and you will see that the each beads bares the unique character that comes from a life long lived and the passage of time. Individual beads measure 5-6 x 8mm with approximately 85 beads per 26" strand. The wide 3mm hole makes these beads perfect for stringing on leather or a thick cord. Each strand is unique and may vary slightly from strand pictured. Limited supply.