This extra long Orthodox prayer rope us very durable and well-made. It comes with 100 knots and tassel. It is handmade of polyester threads and features 3 metal separation silver-tone crosses. The two smaller crosses display on one side the image of the Mother of God-Holy Theotokos as the Protectress of the Holy Mount Athos and on the other side imprint with the inscription: O Lord Jesus Christ have mercy on me.” The end cross is about 1” long and features a double-sided image of the Holy Theotokos.
The process of making the prayer rope requires tying the knots so that the knots themselves would continuously make the sign of the cross. Each knot contains seven little crosses that are linked together, which makes it almost impossible to untie. The prayer rope may be gently stretched to separate the knots.
Approximate length with tassel: 17”. The thickness of each knot – ¼ ".
Simple, plain and elegant. It comes only in black color.