This early hat stand is made of wood and covered in gold colored velvet. The fabric is fraying on the dowel in the center. Other than that, it’s sturdy and well made. It has a silk ribbon at the base. It displays nicely and offers a warm charm for displaying hats or wigs for pictures or just for display. The base measures 5 ½” across. The top measures 3 ¼’ across and it’s 8 ½” tall.