The Navajo Pearls are made of sterling silver forming a sphere, this can leave a seam or ridge. They have been antiqued with a satin finish. These beads are made of solid sterling silver and strung on a wire. This necklace is approximately 24" in length . This not only creates a great look but has a very comfortable feel. Each necklace is then finished off with a hook and eye clasp. They are terrific as a chain for all your pendants while being the perfect necklace for casual or evening.