This weathervane would be a great gift for the active or inactive US Marines military family or people in your life. This rain gauge and weathervane combination will add feature and function to your home. It will soon be spinning in your garden with the slightest of breezes and collecting rain water at the same time. Made in the USA, this rain gauge weathervane has been handcrafted of a heavy, 14-gauge steel, and then put through a three step finishing process to create a beautiful piece of garden art that is well made and beautifully finished and will last in your garden thru years of the elements. The glass vial, for collecting rain, can be placed anywhere on the 60-inch garden stake and it attaches using a powder coated steel bracket and rubber grommets which securely holds the glass vial in place. The entire piece, weathervane and rain gauge bracket, has been zinc plated for better powder coating adhesion and durability, then three coats of antique copper power coating is baked on for a hammered copper look. Finally, a clear powder coating is baked on to protect the finish against UV rays. It provides a durable, scratch resistant finish which allows us to offer a one-year guarantee on the finish and a lifetime warranty on workmanship. Sealed ball bearings are used in the wind cups to keep them spinning freely with even the slightest breeze. Each design top is laser cut in one piece, minimizing welding and making them a unique addition to your outdoor space and the rich hammered antique copper color looks beautiful anywhere in your garden. It comes with a 60-inch garden stake which fits over an in ground stabilizing ground stake to keep your weathervane sturdy and upright. Easy to read and assemble instructions are included. Design top arrow is 21 inches in length x 10.5 inches wide. This item ships in 3-4 days.