This interesting stone is found in the Yangtze River Valley of China & in the US Sierra Nevadas. The andalusite crystals in a matrix of limestone form a design resembling Chinese characters. Each stone is unique in “character” pattern, size & shape! Insert shows pattern on the back of the stone, so pendant can be worn on either side. This stone sits in a hand-macramé bail, with a 16″ black cord & 1″ adjustable chain extender. Stone measures 1 1/4″ x 1″.