Necklace of Brass or Bronze Beads from The Ivory Coast
Ade's Alake Gallery
28" strand of small flat metal beads; cast from brass using lost wax method. Made by the Baule people of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast). 20 beads per strand separated by small black glass beads. The beads are roughly cast with patina on some of them. Very traditional design.