Well, don't pay attention to the dark blurb in the photo. That is the reflection of the camera. The top half of these is shiny Sterling silver, resulting in a bright and cheery appearance. The design is classic Navajo. Length of each earring is 1.5-inches, and 1 and 3/8th's-inches across at the widest point. Weight is 5.2-grams, or .18-ounces. Always complimentary Priority shipping within the U.S.