The beads are hand formed and are shaped like eggs or rounded teardrops. The 2 beads each measure about 15mm long They make great earrings for spring. These beads have been sanded and glazed. The holes are drilled thru the center of the bead as shown in picture 4. The white spots are glare from taking the pictures in full sun and not on the beads. This listing is for 2 handmade polymer clay beads.