This antique sterling silver tire-shaped bead has been cast with a repeating pattern of ovals, dots & dimples. Spacer beads are thinner in side-width than usual beads. They are often used by jewelers, jewelry designers and artists to alter the overall look and appearance of their designs. Normally smaller than the main beads of your design, they are most often used as accents between beads or charms. They’re also great as a filler, or to add length to your designs, or to draw attention or add an interesting color contrast within your designs.
The smaller width of spacer bead add more flexibility in neck curves and bracelet circumferences versus larger beads.
Personalize your designs by selecting from an extensive variety of spacer bead shapes and sizes.
This spacer bead is 6mm x 2mm, has a hole diameter of 2.8mm, and weighs 0.35 gram.