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A lot of 24 Pyu Culture period rock crystal beads

Lot reference 12996977
 A lot of 24 Pyu Culture period rock crystal beads

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Pyu Culture period, 200-1000 CE, Lower Myanmar

A lot of 24 rock crystal ritual bead Puy Culture period, 200-1000 CE, Lower Myanmar. Original, hand cut and drilled. It has been cleaned from the centuries deposits in a tumbler. Nice ancient patina. The holes are ancient, handmade, irregular, funnel-shaped, enlarged at a modern time to make it wearable.
D: 9 - 12 mm
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The Supplier warrants that is has obtained this lot in a legal manner.
This lot comes from the unique collection of Dr. István Zelnik.
Former diplomat, Asian Arts collector, Researcher
Founder and president of the Zelnik István Southeast-Asian Gold Museum
The largest private collection of Asian art resulting from more than 50 years of collecting

Acquired by Dr. Zelnik mid-2000 in Berlin from an important German collection.

Publications of Dr István Zelnik:
What one should know about Vietnam (in Hungarian) – book
More than 20 essays on Southeast-Asian politics and economy, presentations on international conferences
Co-author of 10 albums and books on Southeast Asian Art.

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Pyu Culture:
The Tibeto-Burman speaking Pyu people migrated in approx. the 8th Century from China into Burma and are the county’s earliest recorded inhabitants.
Most of pre-Pyu Culture flourished around the Samon Valley in central Myanmar.
They established the Pyu kingdom which remained powerful and influential for a millennium.
The kingdom established important trade ties with the Chinese and Indians from whom they adopted some practices such as Buddhism.

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Member since: April 24, 2016
  • as listed and packed very well

    user-0ae5038 May 24, 2018

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    spiacente ,ma l'oggetto venduto non è nefrite, e dubito che sia Cina . Mi chiedo se l'esperto responsabile si fida solo della parola del venditore o chiede qualche elemento in più. distinti saluti
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    The seller's picture is golden, and the goods are green and brown. The seller said it was a nephrite, and the receipt was agate. There is no explanation
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