Sculpted of brass, this incense burner is intended to be used to with charcoal to burn your favorite powder, resin, or granular incense. Standing approximately 2" tall it's mouth is approximately 2 1/2" in diameter, and comes with a removable screen for ease of cleaning. With a narrower, 1 3/4" diameter base it offers appearance akin to a small cup or urn, making it a lovely addition to the altar. It also comes with a small wooden coaster to help keep from damaging your altar or other such surfaces with heat. All of these features make this incense burner a versatile and convenient altar tool, particularly for those who wish to keep their instruments of their craft out of site when they are not in use.