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Set of 14 mini phurba
Hand carved. Yak bone or Kapala bone.
Were probably strung together originally as a ritual necklace.
The phurba is a symbolic weapon that cuts through hatred and stabs demonic obscurations. The 3 sided dagger has been used in rituals as early as vedic times when it was used in construction of buildings.
The average sizeP is 2.5 inches - some a bit bigger, some smaller
Estimated to be from the early 1900s