Bright red seven strand Italian or Mediterranean coral and shell Heishi bead necklace by Nattarika Hartman. If you love red and black you will love this necklace, it is an absolute show stopper. This type of AUTHENTIC Italian or Mediterranean “Ox Blood” red coral is very RARE and hard to find. The coral barrel beads were cut out of the natural branch shape of the red coral from Italy. The seven 30 Inch long strands of exceptional Mediterranean coral are separated by shell Heishi beads. These beads were hand strung on beadalon wire and are finished off with handmade smooth sterling silver cones and a handmade sterling silver toggle. This Mediterranean coral bead necklace was hand strung in Durango, Colorado USA and features the artists sterling silver tag with her hallmark.