Crosshatch Tube: White Hand-Carved Bone Beads, 7x25mm, 8 piecesWoman Shops World
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Bead Size: 7x25mm
Hole Size: 2mm
Approximate Number of beads: 8
Strand Length: 8"
The intricate carving on these bone beads is incredible! These tube shaped bone beads are handmade in India, from cow bone (cruelty-free). Each bead has a crosshatch carving that goes around the surface, reminding me of corn on the cob ;-).
These have a nice, slightly larger hole on them (approximately 2mm), so they would work great on smaller leather cord or hemp twine.
The hole runs center & lengthwise through both ends of the barrel.
Curious to know about the source of the bone?
In India and Nepal, not much is wasted. So instead of just eating the meat of an animal, every part of the animal is used: bones for things like beads, hides/hair for clothing and accessories and talismans, and the meat is consumed.
The making of these beads and pendants provides a livelihood for families in remote villages in Nepal and India, which we are honored to support and share with you.
A portion of all WSW sales will be donated to The Compassion Collective, which works to feed, clothe, shelter, and save our refugee and homeless sisters, brothers, and children in the US and worldwide.
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