A sunning and nearly transparent ancient agate from our personal collection. The natural banding is amazing on this tiny, one-of-a-kind bead.
Antique Dzi beads now start around $6000 per bead.... Luckily, etched carnelian and agate beads are still affordable to the general public. This ancient etched agate is truly beautiful and one-of-a-kind.
Bead measures approximately 8mm long and 6mm wide. 1mm hole. Sourced directly from Kathmandu, Nepal. Estimated to be about 600 to 1000 years old.