This handmade wooden whale puzzle measures almost 6 inches wide by 4 1/2 in. high. It is constructed out of 3/4″ hardwood plywood. Each piece is painted with a thin coat of non-toxic acrylic paint and finished with shellac for added durability. Each segment is shaped like a wave, and colored in various shades of blue. When completed the whale stands on his own making it not only a puzzle but also room decoration when not in use.