Mired Metal Teardrops are made of raw brass wire that has been partially oxidized. They hang approx. 3" from the ear. MADE IN THE USA ***You now have the option to choose if you would like to receive the earrings on our cards or, if you use your own packaging, you can get the eco friendly option and have them packaged in biodegradable glassine bags. No extra charge either way! We do our best to process shipments as fast as we can while maintaining the quality of our products. Turnaround time is usually 1-3 days but during holidays or show season it may take a little longer.