This piece is slate, with stainless steel frame and base. The design is sandblasted into the stone, and then painted. Each piece has a different design, and that design is repeated on both sides. It withstands any weather! Dimensions; 7' 3" tall; 14" wide; 1"thick The base is comprised of a platform with a 2 " diameter, 24" long stainless steel post which anchors into the ground. The sculpture platform is then bolted to the anchor platform.