The frame pictured is the exact 5x7 frame for sale. It is maple hardwood. This maple has heavy figuring. Each frame is sanded down to 600 grit and finished with satin polyurethane creating a smooth glass like finish. This is a one of a kind frame with its own unique characteristics. The frame includes glass and cardboard backing. The frame uses an unique dowel support system to allow the frame to sit on a flat surface in either portrait or landscape orientation.