45 various beads of glass from Ghana - mixgb53

Sold by Ghanacraft
$21.35
+ $7.37 shipping
$21.35
+ $7.37 shipping
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Handmade
Made in Semezanges, France

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Strand of approximately 45 African glass beads. The number of beads in a row little vary.

Painted Ghana glass beads making technique:
The following steps are made by hand. Recycled glass is broken into fragments to translucent beads, or powdered fine with a pestle to make the opaque beads. The glass (fragments or powder) is put into a mold of clay and melted in an oven. After removal and cooling beads are painted with a water-based paste and powder glass colored, applied with a cassava stem. The beads are cooked again to set the colors. Polishing is done by rubbing the beads together with sand and water on a smooth stone.

For more information, check out our illustrated page about the making of the Krobo beads: http://www.ghanacraft.com/fabrication-perles.htm


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