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An Islamic Misbaha / Tasbih composed of 33 faceted ruby prayer beads. Three groups of 11 beads separated by two gilded metal spacers. The beads each measure 7mm. The end decorated with a glided metal and beaded tassel.
HISTORY NOTE: In Islam, prayer beads are referred to as Misbaha, Tasbih or Sibha and contain 99 beads, corresponding to the Names of God in Islam. Sometimes only 33 beads are used, in which case one would cycle through the beads three times.

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Islamic Faceted Ruby Prayer Beads, Misbaha

Estimate $700 - $900Jan 13, 2017