Antique Italian rosary with hand carved olive wood beads in the shape of rose buds. Each bead, which has a diameter of 10 mm,has very detailed carving and is made of olive wood. A beautiful Bronze medal crafted in relief work is attached to the rosary. It shows the Holy Virgin of the Rosary of Pompei on one side and the shrine of the Virgin of Pompei on the other side. The rosary is in perfect antique condition and dated at the late 19th century.
Length: 19.7 inch ( 500 mm) Diameter oft he medal : 1.2 inch ( 30 mm)