Generously sized strand of collectible ancient carnelian & agate beads sourced from Afghanistan/Pakistan region. Nicely matched with graduated size & round spherical shape + 8 abacus shaped beads. Beads continue to display rich color & have a rugged worn robust condition.
Largest central abacus shaped bead measures 21 x 17mm.
Fine examples of hand cut beads from the distant past.
Stone: Mostly Carnelian & Agate
Origin: Sourced from Pakistan/Afghanistan Region
Condition: Robust Worn Condition. A few Chips & Surface Digs.
Age: Est. Age 1000 - 2000 Years & More
Bead Size: Graduated Bead Diameter 10 - 21mm
Quantity: One 20 Inch Strand. 40 Beads.
Perforation: 1.5 - 2.5 mm
Weight: 110 Grams