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Ref 1267
£490.00

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  • A vintage, hand carved wooden Chinese puzzle ball (34 mm); a traditional technique of carving many layers within the one block of material, in this, case wood; A dragon crawls on the outside layer; A dragon is a symbol of the Emperor and his power; it is also an emblem of “Chi” the source of universal energy;

  • Turquoise discs (28 mm) flank the carved ball and two carved bone beads (28 mm x 26 mm);

  • Vintage, handmade brass from Turkestan (23 mm x 27 mm);

  • Vintage, partly calcified, etched nephrite jade beads (20 mm);

  • Turquoise small discs (17 mm);

  • Vintage, Tibetan yak beads inlaid with coral and turquoise (12 mm);

  • Traditional Chinese knotting on silk/polyester cord, using the “Chinese button” and “flat knots”;

  • Vermeil toggle clasp with my silver label attached at the clasp;

  • Length 52 cm