Hammered design this is a large Bauer Aluminum plate or dish holder. It is in good vintage condition with some wear on the handle but NO cracks or chips; they just need polishing. The ornate brackets pivot for secure placement. This piece measures approximately 9 ½” in length and expands to approximately 14” to 15” in length. The brackets with pivot to approximately 9”; it is approximately 1” in depth. This would be great for a small ornate tray of a collectible plate. The coiled springs are in excellent condition and are not stretched out of shape. There is no metal ware on this holder. For the least expensive shipping rate please contact Barbara.