These rustically carved turquoise bone skull bead malas measure approximately 8mm (1/3 inch) wide x 12-13mm (about 1/2 inch) long (beads are all individually hand-carved and may vary in size and shape) and come on a cord with a guru bead and burgundy tassel. There are approximately 108 beads on the strand. Use as is or take apart for a generous supply of these wonderful and unusual turquoise bone skull beads for all your jewelry projects. Please note that the hole size on these beads is approximately 2-3mm.
Hand-carved. Sold by the 108 bead strand. Made in India from buffalo bone and hand-dyed black.
TAKE NOTE THAT THESE BEADS ARE DYED AND HAVE NOT BEEN SEALED. The color may not be permanent unless sealed and beads are not waterproof. Please take care to avoid contact with moisture or water unless the beads are first sealed with an appropriate fixative, lacquer, oil or wax.