Seller: paropamiso.gioielli (667) 100%, Location: Venezia, Ships to: Americas, Europe, Asia, AU, Item: 121365232424 Condition: Perfect, Material: Stone, Details: Unusually patterned fossilized Jasper bead. Probably origined from Indus Valley civilization (2nd millenniumBCE - 1st millennium BCE). This type of bead has been found also in Mesopotamian valley. Collected in Pakistan in the eighties of last century. Remarkable fraying of the hole, due to a continuous use for a very long time. See "A Bead Timeline" - Vol. 1, by J.W. Lankton, The Bead Museum of Washington DC, 2004 - page 34, figure 3.4 Size: from hole to hole: 27mm. diameter: 22mm. diameter of the hole: 7mm. weight: 24grms 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, before bidding / buying. If you are not satisfied of your purchase, we accept return within 14 days for a full refund, less postage. Please look carefully to our pictures and read sizes and weight, because pictures are oversized to show lacks and values. We do not accept to undervalue our items. Please do not pay before receiving the final invoice including shipping fees. We’ll ship out of Europe purchases over euro 100,00 ONLY by FedEx courier. Insurance on demand. 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 colors could change from monitor to monitor. If you have any doubt about colors, please call us or write to us for any information.