You receive a 16" strand of beads with approximately 35 beads per strand. The size is 8 x 12+/-. These are AA+ grade. Mined in Africa. Very nice value here. Metaphysical properties of Kyantie: Kyanite is known to be able to alien the Chakras. It is a very high vibration stone. If you have been working on making a connection to higher guidance, Kyanite may assist you with contacting your spirit guide. Now that's a powerful bead.