Global Art & Artifacts

Thogchag Amulet and Snuff Bottle, Tibet

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The Tibetans are known for creating Thogchag, a technique of weaving metal (usually bronze) into  intricate designs (including the endless knot).  This amulet is heavily decorated with symbols and gems.  It’s a gorgeous piece!

Age unknown.

Sorry,  but this very special item has been sold.


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