There are many current production Indian beads imported into West Africa to service the modern African tastes for lighter and more brightly coloured beads
and to service the tourist trade .. many are reproductions of much older styles. The following examples are typical of these beads.
24 ins / 60 cm ATB 490 (a) £24
28 ins / 71 cm ... Centre bead 11 x 18 mm ATB 490 j £20