Despite the recent advent of zippered boots, the utility of a fine, old boot jack cannot be underestimated. In fact, a horse person or any other outdoor enthusiast should never be without one. And why should anyone have the cheap, plastic variety when there are such timeless & decorative versions for those willing to find them? No need to hide this one in the closet. It is a decorative & useful piece of art. 11.5” long, 4” wide, 2” high. Heel opening is approx 1 3/4 to 2.5”.