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According to oral history, the Ghanaian Krobo tribe, have used beads as an integral part of their culture for centuries. Krobo Beads are symbols of status, wealth and success. Historically they were mostly worn by royalty in Ghana. The use of glass as a medium to create beads was introduced to their culture by the way of glass trade with Europeans in the 16th Century. Krobo beads are handmade using traditional skilled techniques passed down and learned by skilled artisan families.