Price listed is for 12 strands of pearls. These are approximately 12'' strands of 6mm white acrylic pearls. They are knotted between each pearl. The have silver colored bead tips on each end. All that are needed to complete these very long necklaces is a clasp. These appear to be acrylic pearls. However, they are a high quality bead. Some of the bead tips are tarnish.