Ottoman Faturan Cherry Amber Bakelite 34 Worry Prayer Bead Barrel Komboloi NICE
Antique Ottoman Faturan Cherry Amber Bakelite 34 Worry/Prayer Bead Barrel. A little History on item. This came from the estate of a man who went to Columbia University around 1934. He was a Sea Bee in the military. Lived in Cairo, Egypt for many, many years. He was an engineer, built power plants in the USA. He was a very intelligent & well traveled man. I will be listing more items, from his estate this week, so please check out my other auctions. There are 33 barrel Bakelite beads plus the long detailed bead which holds the 3 beautiful intricate tassels. Each bead measures 1/2inch long and the long bead is almost 1 1/2 inches long. In total the whole set measures 13 inches long by 8 1/2 inches wide. On the end of tassels has 3 beautifully designed scalloped edged adornments, which the scalloped edges are placed edge to edge and makes a beautiful adornment. These are old & all original. They are in excellent condition, they have never been cleaned or restrung.
The item "Ottoman Faturan Cherry Amber Bakelite 34 Worry Prayer Bead Barrel Komboloi NICE" is in sale since Sunday, June 12, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Islam\Prayer Beads". The seller is "antiqye1" and is located in Washington, Indiana.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- date of Creation: ANTIQUE / VINTAGE....
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Egypt