Stone discs with central hole, large and small size, from all over the world, also in ancient archaeological stone sites of circular structure found in South Africa. The natives call them "sacred stones" and every farmer, if lucky to find one, attributes his good luck to them.
The South African government has provided the hypothesis that they were probably weights.
Weight including plexiglass base: 770 g
Dimensions: diameter 11.5 cm
Dimensions including base: height 18 cm, width 8.5 cm, depth 7.5 cm.
This disc was purchased in 1979 at the Totem-Meneghelli Gallery in Johannesburg.
- Total nr of items
- Stone disk with central hole
- Indigenous object name
- Sacred Stone
- Region/ country
- South Africa
- Very good condition, slightly used with small signs of wear
- Sold with stand
- 11.5×2.5×11.5 cm
- 445 kg