This beautiful lamp is perfect for more modern and contemporary settings. The base of the lamp is hammered metal and nickel plated. It is a wider base at 14" square. The round drum shade comes down lower for an updated look and is a hardback body covered in white linen for a clean appearance. The shade is large at 18" across and 23" high, making this lamp a 44" high lamp overall. The cord is also clear silver and the lamp holds one bulb at 100w maximum. Overall size of the lamp is 44" high x 14" wide (base) and 18" wide (shade). Perfect modern style lamp! Over sized!