Price listed is for each strand of glass beads. These are vintage Japanese glass beads that are about 4mm. The package says that they are ruby and gold but we thank that they look like Mediera topaz and topaz. There are about 200 beads on each strand fir a total of approximately 1200 beads.. The size and shape of each bead will vary slightly. These Japanese beads were coated in a white powder to protect them during shipping. Some beads may have more powder than others. They will need to be cleaned. These may ship loose or on longer strands!