Unique Vintage Talisman, Hand crafted Ethnic Amber & Glass Trade Beads Necklace with Buffalo Bone Hand Carved Pendant of Protective Ancestor Effigy for Good Luck, Health & Prosperity, Borneo Kalimantan, Indonesia NECK40, Collected in the late 1900’s

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ONE OF A KIND ECLECTIC ETHNIC NECKLACE: item: NECK40 (hearthtones), hand crafted by tribesman From Borneo (Kalimantan).

Great Condition.

The women created these necklaces to wear or sell on the markets of Kalimantan. Beads were always considered to have magical properties as well as a monetary value.

Talisman Necklace with large amber beads, old hand crafted glass trade beads, and a hand carved Asian water buffalo bone effigy pendant, representing  a protective ancestor that will insure prosperity, good health and good luck to the bearer, Dayak Tribe, Borneo. 

All handmade. Collected in Indonesia.

All our collector and rare items come with pages and pages of research about provenance, and with history of the tribes and photos as well, depending on item and whenever possible. When shipping internationally, we group ship multiple purchases to save you money, and find the best rates available. If you have any questions or want to see research conducted on this piece and photos of tribes, let us know.

Indonesian water buffalo horn and bones are not on the endangered species list, in fact no buffalo is, from the American Buffalo to the Asian or African buffalo. Please note!