is the spy, keeping his identity secret while holding a dagger to be used in case he is exposed.This icon of counter- and human- intelligence tradecraft stands 11" tall. He is made of white polymer painted black with bronze highlighting. The base has an area for an engraved momento of a little over 3" wide by 1-3/4" tall. These spooks are often given as a farewell gift to soldiers rotating to a new assignment as a token of time well served. They look very good on the shelf or on the desk.