Along with unrivaled beauty, myth depicts mermaids with heart-stoppingly luscious voices. ... They are matrons of enchantment, entreating sailors with beguiling beauty, grace and mesmerizing melodies. Seductive and charming, all those in contact with mermaids are subject to their persuasion. A howlite marble is suspended by the tail of this mermaid as she rests upon it. Approx 1 1/2" x 3/4" at its widest points.