A magnificent ancient Chong dZi with a large dark stripe in the centre. Dense blood spots can also be seen under magnification.This bead has remained in a private collection since the 1980s.
Condition: Very good with minor weathering commensurate with age.
No breaks or cracks.
32 mm x 12 mm
Age: 300 CE + or -
Prized in Tibet and the Himalayan Regions