A real Violin is used here. This beautiful Original Mixed Media Wall Art called, "The Peacock Violin" was designed and created by artist L. J. Mollé who has been creating art for decades. The violin theme has 36 real peacock feathers and a real postage stamp from Thailand of a peacock. It is lightweight and will hang easily with anything you choose, such as a ribbon, leather or fabric on a decorative hook, nail etc. Violin Dimensions are 21" long, 7.25" wide and 1.5" deep. The peacock feather extend out to 34 inches wide and from base of violin to top of feathers is 39 inches. Great wall art for your music room, dining room, family room etc; it makes an excellent gift for music and opera lovers and violinists. Your violin art piece will be wrapped carefully and shipped promptly for your enjoyment. Thank you for looking.