One of three extremely rare antique tribal necklaces.
Handcrafted traditional piece from the Mizo Hilltribes. [Mizoram is in North East India and borders Myanmar]
Restrung with metal parts in the 70s.
Material of the bead / elements appears to be a special wood / bamboo that has been shaved, carved out artistically
Estimated to be from the early-mid 1900s
This item has spent a lifetime being used for the purpose of its creation with the original artist/user. Signs of this life lived heartily may be present on the piece in the form of stains, thread loss, loose threads, holes, tears, color run and other imperfections. Therefore the condition must be assumed to be “not” perfect. More photos of such imperfections will be provided on request.