The natural turquoise stone on this pendant is from the Blue Gem mine and is 1 1/4" tall and 7/8" at the widest. The pendant is sterling, acid tested and measures 1 3/4" by 1 1/2". The 26" hand made bench bead necklace have a good weight and have no dents. The necklace weighs 44 grams or 1.7 ounces. The design of the pendant and the lack of a signature points to the 1950s. Grab this one!