This necklace is named Milagro meaning "miracle" in spanish. It is used in traditional wedding ceremonies to symbolize the couple's unity and their binding love. A long necklace (sometimes a rosary is used) is placed in a figure eight shape around the necks of the couple after they have exchanged their vows. It has been said that the longer the lasso, the more affluent the families of the bride and groom. Beautiful silver plated necklace dangles with charms. 72"