Authentic Krobo Beads are handmade original from west African- Ghana, the Jewerly is custom made here in Fort Myers, Florida by wajoliafricanwear . Krobo beads are dated in 19th century which were used for exchange for goods and services called barter system. As 20th century a lot people know Krobo beads as Trade Beads. In Africa tradition beads play an important and significant role. The pattern are colorful, attractive and one of a kind. The meaning of the beads are: Pride, Beauty, Culture & Identity.