This large and dramatic bird will definitely make a statement in your garden, around your pond, on your patio or in your home. Not only is it tall, but its wings extend out to make a real statement. It has been handcrafted by skilled artisans from metal and then exquisitely hand painted in a silvery blue metallic weather resistant finish. You have to see the embossed detail in this bird. It is absolutely a crafted item worth displaying for sure. It has been painted with 5 coats of automobile grade paint so that they will remain vibrant and beautiful for years to come. This heron stands a stately 47” tall x 24.5 inches deep with a wing span of 38.5” Some easy assembly is required. It comes with metal stakes to hold it securely in the ground. If you have a considerable amount of wind in your area, you can also purchase tent stakes and that will certainly keep them in place. Because every State’s climate is different from another, we like to recommend that you spray your birds with a clear coat of Polyurethane, like Rustoleum to keep them extra beautiful. Also check out our companion bird, sold separately as: Majestic Blue Heron Metallic Finished Metal Garden Statuary(41” tall). Get ready for LOTS of complements on these magnificent birds.