Antique Jewellery

Antique tibetan chung dzi bead

A nice exemple of Chung dzi bead. Very good color, and nice patina. Crushed dzi beads, as well as coral, turquoise, etc, were used in tibetan medicine. Our bead has one chip, possibly due to this use.

For more info on dzi Beads, read Jamey Allen estensive study, or have a look at “The history of beads” by L. S. Dubin, pages 216 -217.


Size:  Length from hole to hole             26mm.

Diameter                                                      7mm.

Diameter of the holes                             1,5mm.

Weight                                                  2,39grms.


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SKU: 1108 Category:

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Weight 2,39 g
Dimensions 2,6 × 0,7 × 0,7 cm





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