Garuda Trading

Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C

£750.00
  • Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C
  • Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C
  • Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C
  • Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C
  • Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C

Garuda Trading

Rare Antique Silver Bead with foliage design - 19th C

£750.00

This huge antique Tibetan silver bead is stunning and of a quality rarely seen. It displays a harmonious design of winding plant stems amidst foliage and has a lovely patina from many years of being worn. It has a copper core to strengthen the bead. It is very tactile and would make a stunning focal bead on a necklace.

Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Condition: Very good with minor weathering commensurate with age.
Age: 19th C
Weight: 35.5 grams (approx)
Material: Tibetan Silver with copper core
Size: 47mm x 38mm (22mm diameter hole)