Amulet - Tibetan dice in conch.
Tibetan dices in conch, artisanal realization
by the Tibetan gentleman who is with me in the photo.
This gentleman is 91 years old and his achievements
are his only source of livelihood.
(12 to 15 mm of side)
This type of ancient dice is nowadays often considered
as an amulet by the players,
they hide a pair in their pocket, or even break them
and sew them in the back of their pocket!
Sold in pairs.