The most simple and beautiful 19.5" inches / 49 cm necklace. It is made with 18K gold plated spiral chain and a beautiful two tones (gold and silver) 24K gold plated hamsa hand filigrain style with an enameled evil eye at the center. Hamsa hand measures: 1" inch or 2.5 cm. It looks beautiful worn alone and perfect when layered with other necklaces. About Evil Eye: According to the kabbalah, most of everyday misfortunes happen because of the evil eye. The human eye has the capability to transmit both positive and negative energy. The evil eye is that a person can harm you, your children, your livestock, or your fruit trees, by "looking at them" with envy and praising them. ABOUT HAMSA: The Hamsa is an ancient Middle Eastern amulet symbolizing the hand of God. In all faiths ,it is a protective sign. It brings its owner happiness, luck, health, and good fortune.