Price upon request


Period / Age: 1st Millenium A.D.

Provenance: Private English Collection. From the collection of Dr. Istán Zelnik, resulting from more than 50 years of collecting. Former diplomat, Asian Art collector, Researcher.


Height: 2cm
Width: 1cm

A lot of 16 stunning natural banded agate bead talismans from ancient Persian culture. Each bead is showcasing the craftsmanship and artistry of the great civilisations. These beads hold a timeless charm and significance, making them a valuable addition to any ancient relics collection.

They have been cleaned in a tumbler, so their surfaces are shiny and smooth, but the nice antique patina is preserved.
Original, ancient, hand cutting, carving, grinding and boring. The holes are hand-made & irregular.

CONDITION: Good condition. Traces of use and age on its surface. The item has been described to the best of our knowledge. If you have any questions, please refer to the photographs and send an email.