The sleek black framework is modern and cool, and the clear glass panels allow the light from your favorite candle to shine through while shielding it from breezes. It's a bit smaller than most lanterns at 8.75 inches tall, making it ideal for small spaces or grouping with other lanterns. There are open spaces above the glass panels. Use both indoors and outdoors. It can be hung from the top loop or placed on a tabletop. It is made of glass panels and has an iron made frame.