A wonderful very fat ancient Phum dZi. Free from breaks or repairs. The ends are worn smooth from centuries of close contact to the body and rubbing against other beads. Tibetans believe that Phum dZi are the oldest of all beads within the dZi family.
Prized in Tibet and the Himalayan regions.
Age: 1000 BCE to 300 BCE
Length 26.35 mm
Width 18.63 mm