Very Old Carnelian Tabular Bead Strand

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Exquisite finely cut faceted matched strand of very old - ancient world carnelian type agate beads. Excellent examples of master craft bead making from the ancient world. Beads have maintained beautiful strong color despite the passing of time. Central wedge/bow shape bead measures 15 x 8mm.

Fine examples of hand cut beads from the distant past.


Stone: Mostly Carnelian
Origin: Sourced from Pakistan/Afghanistan Region
Condition: Robust Worn Condition. Some expected Digs & Chips
Age: Est. Age 1500 - 2500 Years or More
Bead Size: Smallest Bead 3 x 3mm largest Bead 15 x 8mm
Quantity: One 21 Inch Strand. 48 Beads as Shown
Perforation: Bead Drilling 1 - 2mm