Paternoster, 'Magdalene' (1435)

All of our prayer beads are based on extant originals or visual examples. This group is patterned after the paternoster held by St. Joseph in “The Magdalene Reading’, by Rogier van der Weyden, c. 1435–38, (The National Gallery, London)

Priced indivdually. Prices are based on materials and details, and range from $8.95 to $11.95.

  • Item #1 - White wood beads, brown wood gauds, brown cord, brown/off white tassels
  • Item #2 - White wood beads, brown wood gauds, brown/off white cord and tassels
  • Item #3 - White wood beads, red glass gauds, red/off white cord and tassels
  • Item #4 - Black wood beads, white wood gauds, black/off white cord and tassels
  • Item #5 - White wood beads, black wood gauds, black/off white cord and tassels
  • Item #6 - Red glass beads, blue glass gauds, red/blue cord and tassels
  • Item #7 - Clear crackle glass beads, black glass gauds, off white cord and black/off white tassels
  • Item #8 - Rose crackle glass beads, black glass gauds, black cord and tassels

Paternoster comes with storage bag and information about religion and the use of prayer beads in medieval Europe. Sheet also contains the Pater Noster and Ave Maria prayers in Latin. 

For more general information on our prayer beads, please see the main section page as well as General Information

PLEASE NOTE: These are individually hand made by Gwen and as such are one of a kind items.  If the number does not appear in the drop down menu, it has been sold and is no longer available.  Although it is unlikely that a style can be duplicated exactly, it may be possible to create something similar. Please contact us with your needs and we'll do our best to help.

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  • Model: SL-PAT-MAG
  • Shipping Weight: 0.2lbs




This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 14 February, 2013.