Antique Tibetan Prayer Wheel, Bone handle, PW2
Antique Tibetan Prayer Wheel, Bone handle, PW2.
A very attractive authentic Buddhist prayer wheel from Tibet. Consists of a brass/copper alloy handle inlaid with incised yak bone.
The handle depicts a Ladakhi ceremonial mask with a Tibetan Buddhist prayer chant incised on the barrel.
Also on the barrel there is incised decoration of a number of Ashtamangala symbols including a pair of golden fish, conch shell and one other.
24.5cm long x 3.7cm diameter.
Weight approximately: 146g.
Please note: An antique prayer wheel like this is not usually suitable for use, as the fixings will no longer be secure.