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Antique Toli Mirror
Antique Toli Mirror
Our Price: £220.00

A beautiful antique bronze alloy Toli or Shaman's mirror.

Origin: China/Mongolia
diameter approx 12 cm
Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet
Our Price: £150.00

A lovely melong amulet that has an old repair so that it can still be worn.

Sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal
approx 52 mm
Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet
Our Price: £150.00

A beautiful old melong amulet that has an old repair so that it can still be worn. Superb patina!

Sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal
height 48.43mm
width 40.33 mm
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet

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A round astrological melong amulet that appears to have a small amount of silver content. Displays nice detail. The suspension hole has been worn thin from years of being worn on the body. Prized in Tibet and the Himalayan regions.

56 mm x 49 mm
Tibetan Silver/ Brass Alloy
Age: 19th C/ Early 20th C
Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet

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A round astrological melong amulet that appears to have some silver content. Displays nice detail. Prized in Tibet and the Himalayan regions.

51 mm x 44 mm
Tibetan Silver/ Brass Alloy
Age: 19th C/ Early 20th C
Origin: Collected in Tibet in the 1980s and part of the Stone Routes Collection.
Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet

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A fine melong amulet with very old wear at the suspension hole. A piece clearly cherished and worn as an amulet for many years.

Sourced in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal
approx 51 mm
Antique Nine Palaces Amulet
Antique Nine Palaces Melong Amulet

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A wonderful antique Tibetan melong amulet that displays the Nine Palaces, Eight Trigrams and 12 animals of the zodiac. The suspension ring at the apex is a newer addition to this piece, which was added at some point to allow it to be worn.

Melong amulets are believed to ward off negativity including protection from unfavourable planetary alignments.

Origin: Tibet/Himalayan
Material: Copper Alloy
Age: Early 20th/19th Century
height = 57 mm width = 53 mm
Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet

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Another great old mirror amulet. This piece has lost its top for suspension at some point along the way, however, a small hole was made by one of its previous owners to allow it to be worn.

Sourced in Nepal
Late 19th/Early 20th Century
width 52 mm
copper alloy
Antique Nine Palaces Amulet
Antique Nine Palaces Melong Amulet

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A wonderful antique Tibetan melong amulet that displays the Nine Palaces, Eight Trigrams and 12 animals of the zodiac. It has an old repair at the apex. This is a great wearable piece with a lovely usage patina.

Melong amulets are believed to ward off negativity including protection from unfavourable planetary alignments.

Origin: Tibet/Himalayan
Material: Copper Alloy
Age: Early 20th/19th Century
height = 57 mm width = 53 mm
Antique Nine Palaces Amulet
Antique Nine Palaces Melong Amulet

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This is very nice antique Tibetan melong amulet that displays the Nine Palaces, Eight Trigrams and 12 animals of the zodiac. This piece is unusual in having a peacock at the apex. The peacock is often associated with the transformation of poison into wisdom. In Asia the feathers of the peacock are also believed to bring protection. The reverse has faint traces of a lotus flower.

Tibetan Astrology like the Chinese system is organised according to the 12 Animal Signs. There is a legend that tells of Lord Buddha summoning all the animals to come to him before his parinirvana. It is said that 12 animals came to honour him. The Buddha rewarded each animal by naming a year after them in the order they arrived. First came the Rat, then the Ox, the Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Sheep, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and lastly the Pig.

Melong amulets are believed to ward off negativity, including protection from unfavourable planetary alignments.

Origin: Tibet/Himalayan
Condition: Very good with no breaks or repairs
Material: Copper Alloy
Age: 19th Century
height = 73 mm width = 53 mm
Melong Amulet
Antique Astrological Melong Amulet

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A superb piece displaying a great usage patina. It has an old copper repair so that it can continue to be worn.

Origin: Tibet
diameter approx 40 mm
Antique Toli Mirror
Antique Toli Mirror

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A beautiful genuine antique bronze alloy Toli or Shaman's mirror. Gorgeous patina. Origin: China/Mongolia diameter approx 10.2 cm