you are bidding on a wonderful early authentic rag ball. this is the best blue calico ever !!! it measures over 12 inches around.. and is solid.. Recently acquired a textile collection- so will be listing quite a few things over the next few weeks.. You see three balls in the last picture- you are bidding on the largest ball- and the other two are also up forsale in another auction.. thank you for looking and . Please email me with any questions you may have I love happy customers..