ANCIENT TIBETAN AGATE TASSO HORSE TOOTH dZi BEAD c1000 BC to 300 AD. A delightful ancient agate Tasso bead displaying a fine usage patina and weathering commensurate with age. Age: 2000 years + or – as with all ancient beads of this type very difficult to date exactly. Measures 26 mm x 11 mm, weighs 4.3 grams. For thousands of years a wealth of stone beads have been traded and heirloomed within the Himalayas. These beads have become deeply rooted in Tibetan & Himalayan folklore and their spiritual traditions. I feel very privileged to be able to offer this beads to you, it is a very warm tactile bead. The Agate bead has a white/cream colour with deep brown’single’ wavey stripe known as Tasso dZi (Horse Tooth) in Tibet and the east, i t is holed by hand vertically. Tasso dZi are becoming difficult to find so don’t miss this one. This bead was collected originally before 1970 and has remained in a private collection since this time. Condition: Good with no breaks or repairs, some age related crazing. It would be a quality addition to any dZi bead collection, a must have for any ancient bead of Heaven collector. Agate enhances creativity and strengthens the intellect. It is also known as a good luck stone. As a stone of harmony, one of the things agate does is bring balance to energy. Prized in the Himalayan Regions. No breaks or repairs. DON’T MISS IT. PICTURES PROVIDED FOR YOUR OWN APPRAISAL. I POST TO ALL WORLD LOCATIONS. Please check other interesting items from my collection that I will be listing over the next few weeks. The item “ANCIENT TIBETAN AGATE TASSO HORSE TOOTH dZi BEAD c1000 BC to 300 AD” is in sale since Wednesday, May 2, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Antiquities\Near Eastern”. The seller is “whitefire7″ and is located in Rossendale. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: AGATE TASSO HORSE TOOTH dZi BEAD
- Material: AGATE
- Provenance: Acquired in Tibet before 1970
- Colour: SEE PHOTOGRAPHS
ANCIENT TIBETAN AGATE TASSO HORSE TOOTH dZi BEAD c1000 BC to 300 AD