A beautiful polished nickel finished desk top magnifying glass. This magnifier is attached to a black wooden base and has a multitude of uses. Use this instrument to help your navigation, whether it be by land or sea, or use it as a unique decor item for your home, cabin or office. This magnifier features three concertina style hinges that allow many various heights and positions. The wooden base measures 7" x 5½". Fully extended in an upright position this magnifier measures 16½". They make great nautical gifts, a beautiful piece of coastal decor, are a nice piece of nautical art as well as being a great addition to your nautical design & your home decoration.