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JASTA/002
Thai
Thailand
Protective ring
Bone
1 inch X .25 inches, roughly size 8
Good, slight natural fissures, not structural.
$38.
Thai people have many different types of charms they like to wear on a daily bases. This ring is made out of hand carved bone and inscribed with the words “gat my yat” which is written in the Pali or religious script that only monks can read. These words are spoken or prayed when the speaker feels they are entering into a time of danger and need a protective spiritual barrier around them.