Ojime bead depicting a fossil-stilized astronaut.
Carved of mammoth ivory coated with jewelry enamel, with a titanium tube.
Fits bracelets (Trollbeads, etc., NOT for Pandora).
Ojime (jap. lit. "cord fastener") are a type of bead which originated in Japan. They were worn between the inrō and netsuke and are typically under an inch in length. Each is carved into a particular shape and image, similar to the netsuke, though smaller.