The 9" wide x 48" tall Gothic Grassland Lamp with fantastic details of spires, scrolls and archways surrounding the glass light enclosure was designed for use as a walkway, garden or entry light post. The design is architecturally pleasing for many styles of Mediterranean, traditional and western style homes . The item is suitable for exterior use as it is cast 100% in aluminum. The finish is a hand applied antique gold finish with hand brushed accent tones defining the detail and comes with a 2 year manufacturers warranty against defects to the frame or finish. Aluminum is the preferred metal for outdoor use. Plug is not included as the item is typically wired for a direct connection to 110/120 volt source . All wiring and light components are UL listed. Bulb is not included but the light uses a standard E27/26 bulb up to 40 watts. Consider combining with our other Gothic outdoor collection for a more complete themed design application. All outdoor products require maintenance depending on the environment.