Very old tabular shaped serpentine bead with robust shape & condition. Serpentine otherwise known as Afghan jade was a common stone found locally & used in jewelry/bead making for millennia.
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Origin: Western Asiatic - Sourced from Balochistan.
Age: Est 1000 Years or More
Condition: A Few Digs & Chips Evident - Remains Robust.
Bead Size: Approx. Length 26mm. Central Width 22mm
Perforation: Bead Drilling Approx. 2 - 2.5mm
Quantity: One Bead as Shown
Weight: Approx. 9 Grams