It is strung on a black leather cord.
There is no charge for standard shipping within the U.S. and includes USPS tracking.
If this is a gift, direct shipment is available at no extra charge. Just make sure that the shipping name and address is that of the gift recipient.
Gift wrap is available for $2.25. To purchase, locate the Gift Wrap options in the Greeting Card section of my shop. There is one for masculine and another for feminine.
A Gift Tag for inclusion is available for $1.00. To purchase, locate the Gift Tag options in the Greeting Card section of my shop. There are style and color choices.