Ancient Carnelian Bead from Kashmir A015
This gorgeous old carnelian bead was found in the Northern Kashmir region of Pakistan (Baltistan). It is believed to be more than 1500 years old. The bead features beautiful coloring, pronounced striping at one end, and a large, nearly 2mm hole, making it easy to string and wear. It is chipped at both ends, which add to it’s antique look, and the surface patina is smooth and rich. Comes strung on an adjustable black nylon cord.
Size: 41mm x 14mm