This is a beautiful St. Therese chaplet. The crucifix has a beautiful rose pattern on the back and the center medal of Saint Therese has the words: “After my death, I will let fall a shower of roses”. Beads: carved shell and 6mm mauve colored ruby gemstones Wire and chain: 20 gauge sterling silver Medals: sterling silver St. Therese Chaplet: On the first bead: "St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Patroness of the Missions, pray for us!" Then mention your intention. On each of the 24 beads (1 for each year of her life): "Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit, as it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end." Concluding prayer: "St. Therese, the Little Flower, please pick me a rose from the heavenly garden and send it to me with a message of love. Ask God to grant me the favor I thee implore and tell Him I will love Him each day more and more."