Do you love roses? Then this fan is the one for you. The roses handpainted on the red satin are beautiful. This Victorian fan measures 12 1/2 inches long with the feathers adding another 1/2 inch. When fully opened, the fan measures 24 inches wide. The red satin is 5 1/2 inches and the feathers measure about 3 inches. The sticks and guards are outstanding. These are polished wood with a beautiful grain. The pattern is done in a gold gilt. The back of the fan is a heavier material like a polished cotton. The fan is in excellent condition with no tears or holes. If you want to make a statement, this is the fan that will do it for you. What an outstanding addition to your collection.