One of three tribal necklaces from Mizoram.
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 main beads is unknown - probably plant origin. Seeds maybe?
Acquired on a trip to Mizoram in 2011
Will be a striking accessory on a white or beige background.
Small holes in some beads - may have minor signs of wear as a result of age.
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.