Shamanic Malas – Tibet – 19th century.

Description
Shamanic Malas – Tibet – 19th century.
Very good condition.

Antique Shamanic Conch Shell beads Mala with beautiful applique and an ancient Shamanic hand Mala. This is a unique and rare set.
Tolal length of the Mala is 900 mm. The beads are on average 22 mm wide and 15 mm high. The total length of the hand Mala is 500 mm. The beads are on average of 10 mm wide and 12 mm high.

The beads have a perfect patina. Are beautifully lived and in good condition. This can only be achieved by wearing on the skin and long-term use. All appliques are original and of beautiful quality. Take a good look at the photographs. The Malas are re-strung because the bad condition of the old wire.

The Malas are purchased in the 80s from the Mindeman collection. The Hague.

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