Wampum Tube Strands
Wampum Tube Beads are among the most commonly used of wampum beads. These Wampum Tube beads can be woven into jewelry, traditional or contemporary belts, or used as embellishments on pouches and bags. Native Americans have been using beads created from Quahog Clam shells and Whelk shells for centuries.
We proudly offer strands of real Quahog Wampum Tubes for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Strands are available in 4mm x 8mm, 5mm x 8mm and 4mm x 16mm. Made from natural quahog shells, these beads vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art!
Furthermore, you may now choose from 3 color variation for our 4mm x 8mm Wampum Tubes.
- D for mostly purple beads
- SW for a mix of white and purple
- W for mostly white beads.
These options allow you to create contrasting designs when you make your own Wampum Belts.
These Wampum Tubes are sold only by the strand. Strands measure 16″ and have approx. 50 beads.
Click Here to order individual Wampum Tube Beads.