Unique Tibetan sherpa coral bead bracelet prized by the Tibetan's and people from the Himalayan regions. Sherpa Coral are glass beads made to imitate coral for the Sherpa people of Nepal.
This sherpa coral is from early 1900's. Sherpa coral has been used for centuries in jewellery as a substitute for real coral by the Sherpa people who inhabit the region around the Himalayan mountain range. Traditionally, these coral looking glass beads were worn by Sherpa women as a replacement for real coral.These Sherpa coral beads are actually traded glass beads from India and China. These beads are very popular among Sherpa women and other ethnic groups of people who live close to the Himalayas. These beads are highly collectible.
In need to be restrung. Has 10 big beads, each approximately 1.5 centimetres in diameter and 10 smaller beads as spacers. Length approximately 20 centimetres, will be suitable for a big wrist, or if rearranged differently could make a nice necklace. Please refer to the photos for size and weight.This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Necklaces & Pendants". The seller is "simbu20" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and Barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Republic of Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Macau, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, El Salvador, Trinidad and Tobago.