For years, we make customized Tibetan and Himalayan malas for our clients using rare natural materials and ancient, antique Tibetan beads . To serve the spiritual purposes, only the best quality natural beads can we use to make malas. We turned those precious beads to wearable arts. We sincerely believe the Buddhism spirit attached to those ancient precious will help each one-of-a-kind piece to find its destined master.
This piece is made of 108 genuine antique Tibetan turquoise beads along with many other antique Tibetan beads. They are originally from one very old Tibetan necklace we acquired. All beads are in amazing fine condition. You can see it from the zoomed in pictures.
Those perfectly round shape turquoise beads are natural , undyed, in various green color and texture. Those beautiful color you may only see from genuine old Tibetan turquoise stone because it’s from the oxidation through the time, which only happens to natural turquoise. Some beads have slight inclusion. The dimension of the beads is approximately 6mm.
High quality turquoise is one of the most precious beads in Tibetan culture, also the most desirable natural material for making prayer beads. A piece like this one is very rare.
The pendant bead is one vintage Tibetan Dzi agate bead has the powerful one eye with mountain pattern. The dimension of the bead is 22x18mm.
The pendant is attached to the silver lotus barrel guru bead through a small silver dorje. There is a 5cm tussle that is made of small coral and turquoise beads.
This mala is a rich collection of many precious antique Tibetan beads. All of those the beads are well maintained, or protected by the spirit of Buddhist.
The whole knotted mala necklace is 84cm (33”)long. Can be worn as necklaces or bracelet.
With time passing by, and the increasing demand, a piece like this one became increasingly difficult to source. Please be free to contact us for acquisition.