This hook is hand forged here in our shop. The hook is made of 1/8" square stock with a decorative twist . The one shown is about 5" long. Each hook will be slightly different as each one is hand forged. The hook is used by hammering into a beam or tent upright and then you can hang your items on the hook. Some people hang dried flowers or candles from these hooks, others a shirt , powder horn, or a canteen for examples. These hooks come in handy around the camp or at home.