Krobo Bead Merchants
KROBO African Waist Beads - Green w/red stripes
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.
Green cast beads w/red stripes; imported from Ghana, West Africa. These glass seed waist beads are strung with double stranded cotton thread (one strand); approx. 38 inches long; you must adjust to fit your size