Antique Ottoman Cherry German Bakelite Prayer Bead with 925 Tassel UK950

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At LuxuryRVisible, we only aim to gift you the most amazing and extravagant pieces. Coming in different shapes and sizes yet satisfying everyone's needs.

This is a Unique aged Ottoman style German Bakelite which was crafted by a respected master of its trade. Such a piece is made only once make this very collectible.

This most amazing piece is estimated to be over 10 years old, still in its perfect condition with each bead taking change in colour to its dark cherry & will continue in doing so.

The unique colour and veins running through within in each bead proves its age and originality, tassel on the other hand being such a beautiful master craft,


prayer bead strand that was carved pre 1940, THIS IS NOT THE NEWER IMITATION BAKELITE. The beads are carved in a traditional Arabic cut (this is where the beads are offset), when rubbed create static electricity/pick up and let off a beautiful smell, you can see the lovely patina when held.


18gr 925 tassel with front face having a unique design, the master spared no effort and made a remarkable Arabic letters inside making it a total different character.


GERMAN BAKELITE: A hard, infusible, and chemically resistant plastic, Bakelite was based on a chemical combination of phenol and formaldehyde (phenol-formaldehyde resin), two compounds that were derived from coal tar and wood alcohol (methanol), respectively, at that time.


Beads Material: German Bakelite
Tassel Material: 925 Silver
Tassel weight: 18gr
Beads Count: 33
Individual Beads Size: 11 x 9.5 mm (-/+ 0.3)
Total Weight: 59 gr (+/- 10%)
Tassel lenght: 14 cm
Total length (including tassel): 35 cm (+/-10%)

 

We are proud to inform that LRV officially has their own master handcrafters. These masters spend time day in day out to execute the most exquisite tesbihs/tasbihs/misbahas/prayer beads/worry bead with precision. Each prayer bead is made completely with hand and does not go through any machinery what so ever. From start to finish a handcrafted piece from our LRV master hand Crafters themselves.