The magatama seed bead is an angular drop-like bead used as a fringe bead. With a silver-lined petal shape, it has a larger translucent glass surface for light to pass through, offering more sparkle, depth and texture to designs. From Miyuki of Japan, the manufacturer of Delica® seed beads. A 50-gram package can contain approximately 400 beads.
Seed Beads>Glass>Purples / LavendersBeads>Seed Beads and Bugle Beads>Seed BeadsGlassPurples / LavendersMiyukiOvalSilver-LinedTransparenthttp://www.firemountaingems.com/itemdetails/h209510sbH209510SBSeed bead, Miyuki, glass, silver-lined translucent purple, (LMA12), 7x4mm long magatama. Sold per 50-gram pkg.//image1.fmgstatic.com/images/p9510sbb.jpg10.9810.98As Low As $0.11 per gram