The clock body is oxidized copper with brass structure and sterling silver figures (12 on this one). The whole piece is 5"high,4 1/2" wide and 3" deep. The clock movement is a simple, reliable quartz mechanism that runs on a AA battery (included) and has a continuous sweep second hand.
The library patrons are chatting to their friendly librarian. This would make a very special gift for the special librarian in your life.