Tuesday, April 29, 2008


Ancient four striped decorated agate bead. Sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal.

Rare quality 'NEW' twelve eyed dZi. Made in Taiwan and sourced in Nepal.
62.83 mm x 14.21 mm.

Thursday, April 24, 2008



Ancient single stripe Chung dZi. Sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal.

Friday, April 18, 2008

Chank Shell Mala


Thursday, April 17, 2008

Traditional Himalayan Dress


Turquoise & Coral Necklace


Thursday, April 10, 2008


Unusual ancient decorated or etched carnelian bead. Sourced in Peshawar, Pakistan.

Wednesday, April 09, 2008





A fine quality contemporary strand of agate eye beads. These beads are made in China and Taiwan and target the Tibetan market where they are known as Luk Mik (Goat's Eye). Four of the beads are decorated. The fusiform bead at the apex is a new agate bead from China. Collected over a 10 year period. Largest bead measures 36.84 mm.

Tuesday, April 08, 2008


A variety of ancient Chung or Chong dZi. There is also a single ancient decorated Luk Mik. All beads sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal.