Krobo Bead Merchants
KROBO African Waist Beads - Blue & Yellows - (WSTDB12)
In African society, waist beads are a symbol and celebration of femininity. Mothers adorn their daughters with waist beads as they reach puberty, at rites of passage into womanhood. For women the beads symbolize her fertility, graceful body, and confident sexuality.
Ideal for the young girls' first set. Strands of tiny blue and yellow beads; imported from Ghana, these rare delicate waist beads are strung with double stranded cotton thread; approx. 34 inches long; you must adjust to fit your size. (WSTBD12)