This is a fully functional gimbaled compass. It is made of high quality brass with a silver tinted finish. Each component is crafted with the finest craftsmanship. Compass, body, and tri stand is made of solid brass while other parts are made of brass strip. Available in shiny brass finish and it comes on a solid brass tri-stand . This compass is a great addition to any nautical collection. The item dimensions are: L: 5 inches, W: 5 inches, H: 8.5 inches.