Hand Carved Koi GOLDFISH Button!
This extraordinary bead has been hand carved from bone and etched with India Ink (a permanent process). This bone button is drilled on the back. It is truly unique. Don't miss out.
This is a unique hand carved and etched koi gold fish button
The material comes from domestic cow or buffalo bone; both are used as draft animals (for example, to plow muddy rice paddies) and are consumed as food. They are highly valued and are not dispatched only for their horns or bones; these have an incredibly small value compared with that of a living animal. Water buffalo and Ox bone are obtained after death, and since the cultures from which they are attained believe in utilizing the whole animal, nothing goes to waste, and thus the animal is honored more fully.
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|Quantity: ||1 Button |
|Material Type: ||Bone (Domestic Water Buffalo - Bubalus bubalis) |
|Size: ||29x9mm |
|Color: ||Cream, Green, Brick-Red, Black |
|Legend: ||Fishes are said to symbolize Water, Current, & Flow of Life From the Earth. |
|Origin: ||China |