I believe they originate from Indian areas. The beads are for the most part are 16x11mm , some are larger and some are smaller but range between 18and 15mm in length , the beads also vary in form and they are sort of flattened rather than round circumferentially. The cord is nylon thick 1.5mm and will stay there a lifetime.
The total weight is 62gms , remove about 20 gms for the sterling silver accessories accessories , the beads 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. The item "RARE Antique genuine Kahraman amber islamic faturan prayer beads" is in sale since Wednesday, August 10, 2016.
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.