A fantastic ancient decorated agate bead with the rare lotus design. There is ancient damage to both ends and this has been polished smooth over the centuries through the action of being worn and rubbing against other beads. Depsite these end niks the bead remains robust and is still suitable to be worn.
Condition: Mostly good with end damage.
Sourced in Nepal
Size: 21 mm x 10 mm
Age: 400 BCE to 600 CE