This bracelet is made with pure Baltic amber, and features a simple design using light and dark amber pieces.The approximate length of the bracelet is 3 inches, (when stretched to its fullest is 5").Baltic Amber is recognized as the oldest and highest quality amber that is available. The Greeks mythologized it as tears of Apollo's daughters. Romans considered a single piece worth more than a slave. Many cultures used it as powerful medicine. It was, and still is, the medium for exquisite jewelry.