Kiffa

Probably the most famous of African produced beads ... the skilled production of these handmade and individually decorated, powder-glass beads has been practised by the ladies, in and around the town of Kiffa in Mauritania, for over 100 years.
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To read my account of a fascinating overland journey from The Gambia to the town of Kiffa
in February 2001, which contains background information on these beads .. Click
HERE
For a Pictorial Article on the Making of Modern Kiffa beads .. Click
HERE

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Price Reductions
Antique Kiffa
Single Beads
Reference pages
Translucent Pictures
Strands - Singles

Modern Kiffa
Small Collections
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Reference page


Antique Kiffa
Collections


Antique Kiffa
Small Collections

Price Reductions
Modern Kiffa
Large Collections

Modern Kiffa
Necklaces

Plastic
Kiffa copies

Late 1980's
production
Singles

Modern
Ghanaian
"Kiffa"

Indonesian

Antique Kiffa
Seconds
Singles
and
Small Collections

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