Twelve double drilled lucky stones make beautiful nautical themed buttons for your sewing or crafting ideas.
The Free On-Line Dictionary describes an otolith as "a stonelike concretion in the inner ear of some vertebrates, as the whale"
Lake Erie Otoliths are from the ear bones of the sheepshead fish. These ivory white bones wash up on the shores of Lake Erie where they are collected by beach combers (like me) for various reasons. Lucky stones are so named because they are thought to bring good luck to fishermen.
These are "medium" sized otoliths measuring approx 5/8" wide by 1/4" high.