Abo

This Hausa term for bauxite beads is widely used by West Africa traders. Abo refers to the weathered reddish soils from which bauxite is formed and which make up the dusty earth of much of Africa.

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Bauxite or abo beads from Ghana. Bauxite is aluminum ore.
Cas Webber