The center piece of this necklace is an ammonite covered with pyrite from a very special place found in Taos. Its has a very elegant sculptural appearance. Other materials include copper, rubber, leather rings, Swarovski crystals, african trade beads and glass beads. if you wan tto stand out this is the perfect necklace for you. This necklace is 18 in long. This piece of jewelry I designed and hand made in my studio in Denver. Thanks for looking and happy shopping! **Standard shipping within the US and to Canada is FREE. **My orders will be shipped within 3 business days. Please contact me me if you need the item faster. If you would like insurance on your package please let me know. I am can't be liable for any lost packages by the delivery services.