Add a unique bead to your collection with these17x12mm antique silver Metallite® southwestern diamond beads. Each bead is slightly diamond shaped, although the edges are not fully pointed. The center features a rope-like pattern and a unique geometric pattern runs across the rest of the bead. Because these beads are already so dramatic, they need little else to create a stunning jewelry design. These high quality beads are metal-plated plastic, making them incredibly lightweight so don't be afraid to string a bunch of them together. Thanks to their light weight and low cost, Metallite beads are great for craft projects and children's jewelry designing.