Italian Stone Prayer Beads with Cross
$79.00 – $89.00
Vintage 1940’s, wonderful accent piece to decorate on a table or wrap around a lamp. I selected these Prayer Beads specifically because I loved the cross. A very unique feature to beads this large. Comes in two sizes, handmade in Italy and are quite spectacular!
Tidbit of History
Prayer Beads have appeared throughout history, the first recordings dates back to 3BC. It is believed to have originated from Hinduism. The main function of Prayer Beads is to count prayers, mark the repetition of prayers, chants or devotions. The larger ones are also referred to as “belly beads” and are a symbol of femininity, fertility & well-being.