Amber Prayer Beads

VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33

VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33

VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33
Item: Islamic Prayer Bead Rope/Strand composed of 33 small beads (26 Faturan/Bakelite plus 7 Natural Turquoise), 2 spacers, 1 large Imam bead, 1 large Turquoise bead. These prayer beads are also referred to as. Sibha, Komboloi Tasbih or Misbaha and sometimes referred to as worry beads. The necklace is finished with 3 silver chains which each have one Ottoman coin/medallion suspended from the end. Color: a swirled/striated dark Butterscotch/Burnt Orange with some Cherry Red.

Appears opaque but is translucent when held in front of light (see pictures). Tests positive for Bakelite with Formula 409 (See picture with yellowed Q-Tip).

It also emits a slight odor when run under hot tap water. Total Length End to End: approximately 15 from string end to tip of coins.

Bead sizes: Please refer to pictures with measuring tape. Condition: Very good condition for age. Large Bakelite bead has a small chip to rim which I have photographed. Please feel free to ask me any questions that you may have. The item "VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33" is in sale since Saturday, October 01, 2016.

This item is in the category "Collectibles\Religion & Spirituality\Islam\Prayer Beads". The seller is "thecastawaycouture" and is located in Duxbury, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Turkey

VTG Islamic Prayer Beads Tesbih Faturan Butterscotch/Cherry Amber Bakelite 33