The cord is nylon thick 1.5mm and will stay there a lifetime. The total weight is 63 gms , all metal accessories weigh about 7 gms , the beads are all equal but vary as they are hand carved and this is a rare color and rare form , also please look at details. Please look at the photos as they speak for themselves.
The condition is excellent except for minor scratches with no cracks or defects , some wear from usage over the years. This is not recently carved or new bakelite , all original. This is not new lathe from old material , it is an old carving hard to find , hardly used absolutely no defects. The item "Antique cherry amber bakelite faturan tested islamic prayer beads 1900s" is in sale since Wednesday, November 28, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Islam\Prayer Beads". The seller is "akojrmd" and is located in Reisterstown, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.