This is a beautiful set of 2 metal candle holder stands with that each come with an opalescent glass shade in a blueish hue. These holders can be used with or with out the bottomless shade to best suit the look you are trying to achieve. The metal stands have a dark brown finish, decorative curling legs, and a wide base for added stability. Use these unique candle stands all year. The large round plate at the top of the stands will hold a candle up to 5 1/4″ in diameter. With the shade on, the pillar candle holders are limited to a candle 4 1/2″ in diameter and a height of 4 3/4″. The height of the stands without the glass shade are 7 3/4″ and 11 1/2" . Add 4 1/8″ in height with the shade on.