Is made in Italy with solid sterling silver. So the weight of this chain is heavy and it is durable. This chain may hold big pedants as each links were welded and it is more sturdy than thinner. Is shiny as it was high polished. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Fine Jewelry\Necklaces & Pendants".The seller is "doubleaccent" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.