Antique Black Coral Beads from Yemen CRBM_10376


Antique black coral beads from Yemen. They come from the Red Sea, and initially were part of an old yusr (tasbih, mala).

These are very old beads, so imperfections and scratches are normal. Please examine the photos for detail.

Number of beads: 49

Length of strand including raffia: 32 inches

Hole to hole: 13mm - 15.5mm

Diameter: 15mm - 18mm

Hole size: 2mm

Weight: 139g

Weights and sizes are approximate. 

These are collectible beads, increasingly rare to come.

IMPORTANT NOTE. In the world of beads, and especially ancient and antique beads, errors in identification are common. We do our best to research and classify our beads accurately, however, mistakes are certainly possible. If you are a bead expert and notice any errors in the description, we invite you to please contact us and let us know. We are always grateful for any new information. We also accept returns no questions asked. See our Return Policy for detail.

COLORS: Our photos are taken in different lighting in an attempt to show how beads look in different lighting conditions. We make every effort to show colors as accurately as possible. The white background photos are taken in daylight conditions. The black background photos are taken in the strong lab light and would be representative of what they would look like in the evening electric light. Some of the photos are backlit to emphasize their translucency. Note that monitor settings strongly affect the way the colors look. What you see on your monitor may differ from what you see with the naked eye depending on your monitor settings.

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