These pulls are stamped steel with a brass-like finish. Some of the finish has rubbed off through the years. The set has not been cleaned but maintains its,own patina. The pieces probably will not clean up to become brighter.,Some people may call this look Art Deco, with its simplistic lines. ,Each pull measures 3 inches across and 1 3/4 inches vertically. The overall,drop with the bail is 2 1/2 inches. Each back plate has a small hole at the,bottom of the back plate for a small brad or screw to secure the back plate,so it will not turn or rotate on the bolt. , ,The drops hang from a post bolt which inserts into the furniture from the front.,The bolts is tightened by a square nut.