These Czech ceramic tile beads have a special Picasso coating which gives them rich and lovely colors. Tiles are delicately framed by shiny, silver-plated brass seed beads from India. Czech tiles are 6mm square. Antique brown leather cord closes with an antique silver-plated pewter apple blossom button. Made using ladder-stitch technique with beeswax-coated beading thread for strength. All thread and leather knots have been glued with jewelers cement for durability.