Seller: paropamiso.gioielli (667) 100%, Location: Venezia, Ships to: Americas, Europe, Asia, AU, Item: 111402170793 Condition: Good condition., Material: Agate, Details: An ancient lenticular natural striped agate, beautiful colour, coming from Bactrian area.Bactria was in north central Asia, in the zone of modern Northern Afghanistan (Balk province). Bactria was well known also in China, since the 2nd century BCE: actually there is an ideogram to define it: Da Xia. The bead is not heat treated, it is semi-translucent with natural white waves (chalcedony inclusions). Well preserved, presents some dig marks. Size: from hole to hole: 21mm. width: 14mm. thickness: 8mm. weight: 6,5grms. WE ARE POSTING ON EBAY NEW ARTICLES EVERYDAY. PLEASE HAVE A LOOK! We do not accept to undervalue our items. Please do not ask to ship as "personal things", "sample", "gifts"! We'll ship out of Europe purchases over € 100,00 ONLY by FedEx. courier. Insurance on demand. Please do not pay before receiving the final invoice including shipping fees and insurance charge from us! Import duties, sales taxes (vat), and other charges are not included in the item prices or in the shipping charges. These charges are under the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be, prior to bidding/buying. Our items are vintage or antique, and will show signs of age. However we will point out any damage or fault. Please look at our pictures, they are extremely precise, but they are just pictures, so colours could change from monitor to monitor. If you have any doubt about colours please call us or write to us for any information. If you are not satisfied of your purchase, we accept return within 14 days for a full refund, less postage. Please email us for any questions or additional photos. Although the utmost care is taken with packing and dispatch; all items are sent at owners risk.