These decorative beads were inspired by the tribal nature of feathers and the respect given throught history to the wisdom of these birds, Utilizing blues, dark greys and gun metal coloured beads to represent the dark tones with light flashes of colour that can ocasionaly been seen in these birds feathers, finished of with gun metal bird feathers and a single bird skull in silver.
In History Viking beads were not only seen as forms of beautiful decoration but also as a way of showing off their wealth and even more interestingly a form of rudimentary currency, as metal was a more rare substance during the viking era it has been documented that when purchasing goods vikings may break off bits of metal from their beads and use them to pay for their purchase.
Expose these beads to sunlight and you will reveal that in the dark they have a mystical green glow!
- Width of beads - Approximately 12.5 inch (32 cm).
- Glow in the dark.
- Beads come suspended on two pins to attach them to the front of your outfit.