A fantastic large ancient Chong dZi that has been repaired with a 22K gold band. The bead displays a large square or earth door decoration. A vibrant bead that is still very suitable to be worn.
Condition: This bead has been repaired but still remains in wonderful condition. Natural crystalline banding can be seen in the stone, there are no cracks.
Sourced in Nepal.
Age: 1000 BCE to 1000 CE
52 mm x 12 mm