Purple Grooved Melon: Hand Carved Bone Beads, 7x4mm, 40 piecesWoman Shops World
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Approx. Bead Size: 7x4mmmm
Approx. Hole Size: 2mm
Approx. Number of beads: 40
Strand Length: 8.5"
These purple colored bone beads have the coolest melon pattern on them! Made in India, from cow bone that has been carved by hand, these beads have a very geometric groove pattern on them.
These have a nice, slightly larger hole on them (approximately 2mm), so they would work great on smaller leather cord or hemp twine.
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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