Evocative of a lost world, these beautiful Arabian prayer beads have been handcrafted by a master artisan using authentic ebony wood. The refined quality of these beads belies the long journey they have traveled through the back alleys and markets of North Africa. Prayer beads such as these embody the intersection artistic expression and faithful devotion that are a cornerstone of the Islamic world. Each bead on this strand measures approximately 5-6 x 8-10mm with hole size of 1mm and strand length of approximately 23" long. Use as-is or to accent your beaded creations. Strand length and ratio of dark to light wood varies from strand to strand. Strand may vary slightly from photo. Get yours today!