The earrings are a wooden Ankh. The Egyptian symbol for life. The earrings are 2.5 inches long. The Ankh is accented with red, yellow an green glass beads. The earrings are light weight and are coated for protection. The earrings come with back stoppers. We have clip on (non pierced) earrings available. If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at anytime.