This stake by Precious Moments is made of metal with a green glass orb sitting on the top of the stake.. On the top of the green orb is a darling forest fairy dressed in a off color purple and has a flower in her hair. She is also playing her flute. There is a small solar panel attached to the garden stake which provides the power for the LED light. The height of the stake is about 25". The material that went into the stake is metal, glass, and resin. The stake comes with 1 AAA rechargeable battery.