Antique carnelian carved grooved diamond shaped beads. Each bead is hand carved and varies slightly in length, width and shape. Hole is on the diagonal. 20-24mm hole to hole. 7-9.5mm thickness. Average 6 grams. Holes are 2mm. There were originally purchased in Nepal. The carnelian probably originated in China or India. Beautiful old beads from a collector's estate. 1 bead.