Pony Beads 5/0 are larger than Seed Beads, but smaller than Crow Beads. They get their name from the pony and mule trains that brought these beads to Western North America. Pony Beads were available to the Native Americans of the Plains before the introduction of Seed Beads.
Pony Beads in size 5/0 are the larger of the Pony Beads. These Pony Beads measure approx. 5mm. You can use Single Ply Imitation Sinew or Beaded Thread with these. There are approx. 300 beads per oz.
Purchase Pony Beads in ounce or 1/2 kilo packages.
If you are looking for a smaller Pony Bead, click here for 8/0 Pony Beads.