This adorable DOLPHIN NECKLACE was HANDCARVED from the MOTHER OF PEARL SHELL by an indigenous artisan in ECUADOR. The pendant has brilliant irridescent coloring and wonderful detail, measures approximately 1 1/2 inches nose to tail. The dolphin comes on a lanyard, but looks great on a gold or silver chain. Pair with matching earrings, As each pendant is hand made, detailing my vary slightly, but not significantly . A PERFECT GIFT FOR ANY DOLPHIN COLLECTOR.