Handy magnifier for any close work you choose to do. Portable and with a flexible neck, it suits itself to whatever you need done. Cast iron base for improved stability, new old stock..No Box. Craft work, fly tying, clock, watch, jewelry making/repair, etc. Size fully extended is 17 1/2" top to bottom, magnifying glass size is 4" wide and marked JAPAN, and base is 5 5/8" long x 3 7/8" wide x 1 3/4" high. Circa 1940s I think, could be older? REDUCED from $55.00 to $45.00 for March.