There are finger holds that adorn either side. This vase is hand made with the high standards of Steuben Glass and the quality there pieces are known for. Because Steuben glass is no longer being made, each piece is becoming more desirable. The vase is in Very Good Vintage condition: there are no chips, cracks or repairs.There are some faint shelf ware, surface marks on the bottom from normal wear and display. Measures 5" high with a top diameter of 6 1/2" and a base diameter of 2 1/2.