Dzi beads are believed to offer protection for the wearer. The significance of the circle and square Sky Door design combination is said to bring balance and serenity in the order of life, and turn an individual's potentiality into actual vibrant and useful energy and achieve greater things in life.
Although it isn't ancient, this is one of the more exceptional beads made in the early 1990's. The perfectly made bead includes stunning agate banding and resembles ancient beads that are now being sold for thousands of dollars.
Bead measures approximately 1.5 inches long and 0.5 inch wide.