Filigree is an ancient silver working technique done in Java that is becoming increasingly rare. Comprised of hundreds (or thousands!) of tiny silver threads that have been twisted or spun to give a "lace-like" look. This gorgeous necklace an intricate work of art, a true labor of love for the master silversmiths! Measuring 36" long and ending in a tassel like design with twelve 8x22mm filigree marquis and eight 8x12mm Garnet marquis.