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First Flowers
Pale Jasper and Mother of Pearl
Handmade Rosary

First Flowers rosary handmade of mother of pearl and pale jasper, by Still Stone and Moss, Prayer Bead Art, pv

Inspired by the first flowers to emerge through the snow in springtime 

The crucifix of this rosary is covered in flowers. The rosary center is in the form of an open flower.  Both pieces are solid hand-cast bronze.

The Pater beads are beautiful freeform disks of mother of pearl, with the shine of spring snow... Alongside the Paters are beads of ebony.

The stone Aves are pale multicolored jasper -- mauve, taupe, soft greens, lavender.  

Among the prayer beads are smaller beads of matte glass. The connecting rings are all solid bronze.  The rosary is strung on premium quality Soft Flex jeweler's cable comp0osed of 49 strands of steel encased in nylon, with a test strength of 26 pounds;  each end is double-crimped for security.

Crucifix:  1.75"
Center: .5"
Paters: about .75"
Aves: 8mm
Length:  23.5"


© Copyright 2007-19, M. Laura Eckert, Still Stone and Moss, Prayer Bead Art: Handmade Rosaries, Prayer Ropes, Chaplets, and Rosary Bracelets.