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Ancient Twelve Eye Motif Dzi Bead (T1D-TwelveEye-001) - Rare Hexagon Shape

Ancient Twelve Eye Motif Dzi Bead (T1D-TwelveEye-001) - Rare Hexagon Shape

This bead is adorned with the Twelve Eye Motif. The Twelve Eye Motif is believed to represent authority, power, and influence. The Chinese hold in high regard for the number TWELVE. There are twelve ornaments on an emperor’s robe, twelve months in the Solar and Lunar calendars, and there are twelve deeds of Buddha.

This bead measures 28.2 mm x 9.3 mm. This piece is an old bead, estimated to be about between 1000 to 1500 years old.

The bead material is high quality natural carnelian.

This piece has pronounced chipping on one of the ends. It was most likely chipped for use in traditional Tibetan medicine. As with all antique dzi beads, weathering marks and minor digs are all part of the beauty.

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