This white metal necklace is hand made in Nepal with Garnet Gemstones. It is 17.5 inches in length and can be extended to 19.5 Inches. It weighs 67 grams. Garnet is a protective energy stone that is believed to protect from evil, during travel, nightmares, and from wounds. It is used to release bad karma, which can be considered a form of protection in this life. Garnet is sometimes called a "stone of health"