The African mask is called a Baule mask. The mask are originally from the Ghana people, Akan. These mask were used in dances and at special festivals. The necklace is a long beaded piece that closes with a toggle clasp. The necklace is 25 inches long. The necklace is beaded with a mix of copal, wood beads, African fair trade glass beads and handmade African brass beads made from Ghana. The technique is called lost wax. The pendant is approximately 2.50 inches round and the face protrudes as shown in the picture. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at anytime.