The Weathervane - Copper Heron is a great way to add a touch of personalization to the exterior of your home. This copper weathervane is an excellent home decoration, depicting the flight of the graceful water bird. This functional home decor piece accurately reads wind direction and speed.Steeped in the centuries old tradition of weather forecasting, our Copper Heron Weathervane is a fine example of this classic art form. While lending an ocean side feel to your home, this regal, full-bodied 26"l x 28"w x 23"h bird will point in the direction from which the wind is blowing. Our beautiful weathervane is crafted of copper and brass with a weathered looking verdigris patina. (Also available in polished copper and brass - see zoom). Includes an all-weather, recycled aluminum, adjustable roof-mount base.