Serpentine and Lapis
This quarter mala has 27 Russian Serpentine counting beads divided into 9 bead sections by 2 rich blue Lapis Lazuli marker beads. The Serpentine are 6mm, the Lapis are 8mm and they are hand knotted on a brilliant blue silk thread.
The silver Guru bead is 10mm with a silver bicone extension bead. The tassle is an iridescent peacock feather. The feather was collected after it was naturally shed.