This Our Lady of Mount Carmel rosary is made with 49 strands of stainless steel, nylon-coated flexible wire. Aves are 8mm Morocco Agate gemstone beads. Paters are 10mm Morocco Agate. (The gemstones are the perfect Carmelite colors.) The bead caps are antique brass. The Jesus/Mary center is 1 inches long and the crucifix is 1 3/4 inches long. The Our Lady of Mount Carmel/Sacred Heart medal is 1 inch long. They are solid bronze and are hand cast from antique vintage pieces. One of a kind original creation. The feast of Our Lady of Mount Carmel is celebrated on July 16th.