These vibrant vintage beads are found in Nigeria. Made to resemble the color of natural coral, beads such as these are indigenous to Africa where they are made by local artisans. Powdered glass is poured into specialized molds before heating in a traditional kiln. Each bead measures approximately 11-13mm wide by 6-7mm diameter. A single strand will have approximately 48 beads and measure ~25" in length. harder to find.