Beads (7) - Bone - Nuristan - Afghanistan

Description
Beads (7) - Bone - Nuristan - Afghanistan
1st half 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

A collection of 7 rare and distinct beans collected in Afghanistan in the 1970's. These drilled bone beads are decorated with incised traditional "good luck" symbols and designs. They show little sign of wear but have some patina making them soft to the touch.

Lot details
Total nr of items
7
Object
Beads
Ethnic group/ culture
Nuristan
Region/ country
Afghanistan
Material
Bone
Period
1st half 20th century
Condition
Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand
No
Dimensions
8×1×1 cm
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