Antique Akosu and Bodom
One of the most treasured of African beads for the Ewe tribe of Togo and Ghana. Known as "beads of kings". Made using techniques centuries old, these beads were found in Burkina Faso, a neighbouring country to those of their origins.
---For a full description of these types and explanation of their origins .. see :
http://www.thebeadsite.com/bnaf-bod.htm and http://www.thebeadsite.com/bmm-pggh.htm
Also our reproduction of Ornament Magazine's Bodom Article