Rare and original old Prayer Beads from circa 1930s, made of Green Bakelite Cherry Amber, complete with 33 same beads and matching Imame. Simichrome and smell tests positive for bakelite. It should not be confused with the marbled green multicolor bakelite/catalin materials.
Beautiful swirls and clouds (damari) inside when viewed in light. All beads and imame are from same material, with common test burns and hole in imame and beads, and are all in very good condition for age. Bead size is approximately 13x12mm. There are a few scratches from normal use, and some test burns that are almost invisible.Total weight is approximately 60 grams. The tassel is silver and newer. What you see in the pictures is exactly what you will get. The item "Antique 60gr Green Bakelite Cherry Amber Prayer Beads Damari Faturan Tesbih" is in sale since Saturday, December 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiquitäten & Kunst\Volkskunst\Religiöse Volkskunst\Rosenkränze\Antike Originale vor 1945".
The seller is "vcgont" and is located in Athens. This item can be shipped worldwide.