Please read shop policies... Metal insect has been used as plant and patio decor for approx 20 years,about 1990. Completely washable. Insect is ALL metal and painted black. It is 5 1/2 ins. long, 7 ins. tall including feelers. Wings are mesh......Something unusual and a conversation piece...Bug can be painted bright colors.. paint it red for Valentines Day and use with gift. .give it to a child to paint.