This mala is made with 108 picture jasper 8 mm round stone beads with 10 mm faceted matte black onyx beads flanked by antiqued copper bead caps serving as marker beads. The guru bead is a carved boxwood happy Buddha head (24×27 mm).
This mala is made in the Tibetan style with the 108 beads separated into four sections of 27 beads with the marker beads. The entire mala is hand knotted on black nylon cord.
The handmade silk tassel is approximately 4 inches long and is made with a mix of black, brown, ecru, and gold silk thread.
The mala is approximately 22 inches long from the top of the loop to the guru bead and 26.75 inches from the top of the loop to the bottom of the tassel when fully stretched out.
This item comes in a gift box suitable for gift giving.
Although I have done my best to photograph the color of this item accurately, please allow for variations in monitor settings and for the fact that the photo is taken under high powered lights.