Introducing our Red Padre Beads, crafted from compressed glass and carrying a rich historical significance. These beads were highly sought after during the 1800s, as they played a vital role in trade between Africa and the Spaniards.
Originally brought by Spanish missionaries, these beads are commonly known as "padre" beads, a name derived from their association with the Spanish word for "father." They served as a valuable trading commodity, connecting different cultures and facilitating exchange.
Made with meticulous craftsmanship, these compressed glass beads showcase durability and timeless beauty. Their vibrant red color adds a striking element to any jewelry or craft project, allowing you to infuse a touch of history and cultural heritage.
Embrace the historical significance and captivating allure of our Red Padre Beads. Each bead holds a story of intercontinental trade and cultural exchange, making it a unique and meaningful addition to your jewelry designs or creative endeavors.