[Picked from ETSY]
+ Title – "Hippo Teeth" Beads Shells West Africa 32 Inch
+ Type of Object – Carved shell
+ Made In – West Africa and Europe
+ Traded In – Africa
+ Overall Condition – Fair.
+ Damage/Repair – 1 broken beads as shown; scratches and chips
+ Bead Size – 24-40 mm wide. See picture with penny for size comparison.
+ Strand Length – 32 inches (includes string/raffia)
Additional information: For more information, please see our comprehensive guide to African-made beads, African Beads: Jewels of a Continent, hardcover, 216 pages, 163 color photographs, available from Africa Direct.