This are unusual silver beads. They are down in a style referred to as "saucer". They have a flattened shape to them that resembles a saucer. Each of the beads are approximately 9mm wide and the necklace is 22" in length. It has a large hook & eye at the ends making it easy to fasten. The necklace has been oxidized a dark grey with a polished edge for a more vintage feel.