BB40x3mm Elbow Brass Bead
These Vintage Brass Beads have large holes so can be strung over small beads as an element or onto thick cords and leathers.
Hole Size: 3mm
Due to the age of them, they may have age spots which adds to the authenticity of them.
Sold in packets of 4 pieces.
What makes brass so great to work with?
- Brass is highly durable
- Brass is polished easily
- Brass is corrosion resistant
- Brass is green: a highly machinable with less scrap, less rework and less
energy than other materials.
- Brass is lead and nickel free
- Brass has a soft muted colouring which makes it the most complimentary of all metal finishes.
Over time raw brass will naturally oxidise or dull. You may like
the antique patina it creates however if you want to bring the piece
back to shiny simply use some lemon juice & gently scrub the surface
with a toothbrush.
“Making good jewellery is made up of three basics…good materials, good tools, and good techniques.”
Sold in packets of 4