Candle holder is made from 3/16" sturdy black metal. It comes in two parts. The star shaped hanger simply fits onto the hook of the base. The star is 8 inches from base to the top of the hanging loop and the overall height is 13 inches.The platform where the candle would sit is slightly concave and 2-1/2 inches in diameter; there's room enough for a tea light, votive or small pillar candle up to 3-1/4 inches tall. The welds are made in a very rustic manner. The joined areas are solid but roughly done. An attractive piece for country or Colonial primitive decorating, this candle holder comes new with tag, imported.