PRAYER BEADS GOLDEN TURKISH AMBER SUPERIOR SUFI STYLE CARVING COLLECTOR'S ITEM Special from Tesbihci a magnificient Prayer Bead Strand :Tesbih - Masbaha You are presented here with an exceptional Prayer Bead Strand that is entirely hand carved by a master Bead carver in the traditional Ottoman style. Close up pictures show the main beads and separators and the very skilful carving whereby the ring is carved within the whole mass of the material thus being emprisoned by it. This is called a "captive ring" Close up of the pictures show the beautiful shape of the beads, which, with the main bead carving are of typical old ottoman carving. I am honored to have known these masters who work with such an art and patience and unfortunely the last of a kind. I am also honored to be the only one who presents their work on the net This is one of such items, which made of Turkish Amber ( see definition herebelow) is already a rarity as practically impossible to find for the layman - to the same extend that the old Ottoman hand made tesbihs in such a beautiful style are rare today. CARVING OF THIS STRAND IS OF SUPERIOR QUALITY AS MAY BE SEEN FROM CLOSE-UPS Description : Material : Turkish amber of TRANSPARENT GOLDEN color - . PLEASE READ DEFINITION OF TURKISH AMBER HEREBELOW Tassel : Of same beads - very rare and elegant General : 33 Beads of " compressed elongated sphere " shape called BEYZI. Very special "SUFI CARVING "as may be seen from close up. The main bead and end bead having the shape of the Turban that Sufi Cheikhs and Turning dervishes usually wear. Bead size : 12 x 9 mm ( millimeters) Length : 38 cm overall Weight : 21 grams TURKISH AMBER Turkish amber designates a material made of amber powder mixed to a phenolic resin base. Colors are given using a variety of dyes and the whole technique is kept highly secret but it is a reactualisation of the famous FATURAN procedure - reviewed with modern means - with an excellent and beautiful result. This is a magnificient item that you will greatly enjoy or that would make a fantastic gift. My selling principle is : " SATISFACTION OR REFUND " AND IT APPLIES 100 %. I am ready to refund in totality any item sold by me if you are not fully satisfied with your purchase NO QUESTIONS ASKED - NO CONDITIONS BID WITH COMPLETE CONFIDENCE Check my other auctions for different tesbihs Condition: New Special! As an expert and a collector of prayer beads for over 30 years I guarantee that all prayer beads strands that I offer on E Bay are of superior quality, described exactly, complete and with an excellent value. I try very hard to have the best and clearest pictures possible with closeups for optimal visual description. Feel free to contact me if you need more information or more pictures. andale andalesell Click Images to Enlarge Payment Options: PayPal Shipping Options: Domestic shipping: Fixed Shipping Charges. International shipping: Fixed Shipping Charges. Shipping Carrier Domestic International Shipping Locations Standard $0.00 - - Intl Standard - $0.00 Worldwide I will ship to: Switzerland, Worldwide Payment Policy: PayPal: Paypal is the form of payment that I preffer and which allows me to ship your items immediately . Please use it ! Tesbihci - The Swan Collection - IMPORTANT We normally ship twice a week : on Tuesdays and Fridays. But during peak periods we ship 4 times a week. All orders are automatically sent insured, by registered airmail with recipient signature requested for delivery, at no extra cost. Thank you for your business. Vendio Images: More than just a pretty image. Achieve Selling Success with Vendio Research. Vendio provides powerful selling automation for sellers of all sizes. On Aug-26-15 at 11:04:10 PDT, seller added the following information: Add a map to your own listings. FREE Trial !