An elegant and traditionally styled umbrella base, the Art Deco is stocked in Bronze, Champagne, and Black finishes. It features the patented Dual-Purpose Stem, which allows you to use the base with a free-standing shade umbrella or reduce it to use under a table. The base is comprised of a Cast Aluminum Shell with a Cast iron center base and weighs 50 lbs. A 30 pound Add-On Weight is available and recommended for free-standing applications especially for windy areas. A must for every umbrella!