You are bidding on a very nice piece that measures 7.5" in length. We are not sure what the stones are made of, but the do not seem synthetic.Double click on the slide show to see larger images. If you have questions or would like more pictures, please email through Ebay. Buyer always pays shipping and insurance fees. Pennsylvania buyers must pay 6% sales tax. We will ship internationally. We do accept Paypal. Your payment must be received within 10 days of the close of the auction unless prior arrangements have been made. All sales are final. We will accept returns if the item has been misrepresented in the ad. Do not return an item without contacting us first via email.