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The chain measures 37 inches (94 cm), and the slide mirror and large spring ring are 4 inches (10.2 cm). The length can be adjusted a bit; just convo me.
*The Free Dictionary defines niello as a "black metallic alloy used as an inlay on engraved metal." Here's a great Pinterest board with many examples: http://pinterest.com/lisascenic/jewelry-niello/
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" 'Oh, Kitty! how nice it would be if we could only get through into Looking-glass House! I'm sure it's got, oh! such beautiful things in it! Let's pretend there's a way of getting through into it, somehow, Kitty. Let's pretend the glass has got all soft like gauze, so that we can get through. Why, it's turning into a sort of mist now, I declare! It'll be easy enough to get through ... ' She was up on the chimney-piece while she said this, though she hardly knew how she had got there. And certainly the glass WAS beginning to melt away, just like a bright silvery mist." –Alice speaks to the white kitten in "Through the Looking Glass"