This is a vintage DeMott Balloon Metal Copper Sculpture that is attached to agate. Signed piece with artists signature flag on top. This is dated pre 1978. DeMott changed his venue to painting in Colorado after 1977. This is a beautiful masterpiece and an unusual item. Item is in very good used condition. We have not cleaned the item. There are a couple of light scratches in the metal in balloon area, but does not distract from the item. Base measures approx 5" L Sculpture height is approx 12.5" H from bottom of base to top of flag.