Take on a bold tribal look with our African Maasai beaded jewelry. It has been skillfully crafted using the traditional jewelry making skills of the Maasai tribal group. Jewelry are a significant cultural aspect of the Maasai since time immemorial and tear drop earring design is among the earliest.
The color of the beads used are also important as they all convey a specific meaning or message. In this instance:-
Red represents blood which symbolizes bravery, ferocity in that an individual has to shed blood during initiaion to attain adulthood in the community. Also red symbolizes health as blood drawn from cows is mixed with milk and taken as part of a meal.