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An Indus Valley stone bead amulet

Stock Number: x9271
An Indus Valley stone bead amulet, the surface carved with a continuous, serpentine design suggesting the form of a coiled snake; a drill hole for suspension runs lengthwise through the azure-coloured stone; intact, with signs of great age within the carved sections; a beautifully compact and balanced design.
Price
Sales price $850.00

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Description

An Indus Valley stone bead amulet, the surface carved with a continuous, serpentine design suggesting the form of a coiled snake; a drill hole for suspension runs lengthwise through the azure-coloured stone; intact, with signs of great age within the carved sections; a beautifully compact and balanced design.

 

Origin:

Circa 3rd to early 2nd millennium B.C., Harappa or Mohenjo-Daro, Indus Valley

Dimensions:

Length: 3.0 cm / Diameter: 2.0 cm.