This heirloom-quality rosary contains 5 mm round Corneola Shell beads strung on sterling silver wire. The rosary measures 24 inches long. It features 7 mm solid sterling silver Pater beads, and 3 mm Corneola Shell accent beads. The rosary is made using a specific wire-wrapping method, and each loop of sterling silver is double reinforced making it impossible for this rosary to break! The centerpiece, crucifix, and all rosary components are made of solid sterling silver. The centerpiece is a beautiful image of Mary, and the crucifix is a unique crucifix measuring 2 inches--making this a one of a kind rosary.