Gemstone Bead Rosary, Rhyolite & Pewter, Irish Penal Crucifix
Rhyolite is a natural semi-precious gemstone that has beautiful earthy colours in amazing bands, circles and streaks of color in each unique bead. This hard and durable stone is perfect for a Catholic rosary that will last for many years of prayer.
The Hail Mary beads are 8mm round and the Our Fathers are 10mm round. All the beads are hand-linked with silver rosary wire so the set flows nicely through your fingers as you pray the rosary.
The larger beads are wire-wrapped to add extra strength where needed most - good, strong construction suitable for rugged hands.
The center medal is the Miraculous Medal of Our Lady, and the rosary begins and ends with an Irish Penal crucifix. A card detailing the many symbols on this cross comes with the rosary.
Length when hanging: 55cm / 21.7 inches;
Center medal: 2.5cm / 1 inch tall;
Crucifix: 5cm / 2 inches tall.
This unique rosary is cool and smooth to the touch, and is made for regular personal use It would make a thoughtful gift and comes attractively packaged.