9 OIL LAMP holder made of metal and Red Waxed WICK PACK OF 50. Each Wick is app. 2.5" long. In order to use it properly you have to fill a small cup With oil & than put the wick inside the metal hose. In order to have a nice flame it is recomended to have the wick 5 mm higher than the hose. You can use any kind of wick. (waxed or Unwaxed Cotton, and etc. Great quality.