The character on this pendant means "love". The pendant is about the size of a US nickel. Please note that this form of the character is the simplified form, used in mainland China. The pendant does not come with a bail. 20 gauge wire will fit through the printed hole. When you purchase this item, a large percentage of the amount you are paying goes towards the cost of the metal and production. Shapeways makes precious metal items by first printing the item in wax, and then casting the wax to make the metal object. This is why the cost of metal items are significantly higher than items that simply have to be 3D printed. Your item will be made to order, and will not be part of a bulk batch like most retail jewelry.