The top and bottom trough shaped shelves are 1/2 inch deep. A straight shelf 1 inch wide is fitted midway between the 2 angled shelves creating additional space for magazines, extra books or ornaments. The serpentine shaped shelves form stretchers between the 2 shaped end supports. These end supports have arched tops with pierced circles forming handles. The supports are decorated on both sides with a fine turning and on the face with a small leaf carving. The arched legs are an extension of the sides supports and decorated with the same carved leaf motif The book rack measures 6 3/4 inches High x 3 3/4 inches wide x 1 1/2inches deep and is available in a walnut finish.