Pina & Mora, 6-8mm Vintage African Vinyl Record Beads, 32″ / African Beads, Trade Beads, Heishi Beads, Vulcanite, Jewelry Supplies
Vinyl Beads are made in Africa from a material called Vulcanite, used to make vinyl records and popularly known as vinyl record beads. They are one of my favorite beads, full of colors and history and known in Mali as Jigida beads, commonly used to shape the women’s waist. This vinyl record bead strand is shipped as shown in the pictures, strung in a loop as they’re used and traded in Africa.
Quantity: one strand with hundreds of beads, approx. 32″
Size: 6 and 8mm diameter x 1mm thick
Hole Size: approx. 1mm diameter