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A beautiful,natural banded honey agate bead - 12 mm

Lot reference 13076747
A beautiful,natural banded honey agate bead - 12 mm

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Early Py Culture period,200-300 CE Western Myanmar

A beautiful, natural banded honey agate Tibeto-Burmese ritual bead from the early Pyu Culture period,200-300 CE, Western Myanmar. Original, ancient, hand cutting, carving, dying, boring and grinding. Its beautiful colour is original, natural one.The holes are ancient, handmade, irregular, funnel-shaped. Nice ancient patina! H: 12 mm D: 9,1 mm Shipping as registered mail-pack.

From the collection of Dr.Zelnik . Acquisition in Yangoon , 1975.

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

Publications of Dr István Zelnik:
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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