Appearing like a winged fairy-tale creature poised on a pedestal, this object is actually a billowing tower of cold gas and dust rising from a stellar nursery called the Eagle Nebula. The soaring tower is 9.5 light-years or about 57 trillion miles high, about twice the distance from our Sun to the next nearest star. Medium, 16" x 8"; Large, 32" x 16". Made in USA. Allow 2-3 weeks. No gift box or rush delivery. Item can only be shipped within the Continental US.