NOTE: This item is not available for shipping to NY State residents. Please enlarge photo to examine the beautiful details. Polyester resin was selected because it results in consistent size, shape and deep rich colors, that are fun and versatile and go well with other beads. This earring was created at NYC mainly for the unique shape of these beads. Fishhook silver plated stainless steel ear wire was used sor style, comfort and ease. Piece hangs approx. 3-1/2" from ear lobe.