The Kichler Lighting 9335DBK Meredith 1 Light Outdoor Wall Sconce Distressed Black is 7.5" wide, 9" long and 24" high, with a UL rating for outdoor installations, making it ideal for placement at regular intervals along entryways, pathways, garden fences and exterior walls. Kichler Lighting has an experience of over 75 years in setting lighting design trends with exquisite finishes and collections which define fashion trends The 9335DBK Meredith Distressed Black Wall Sconce is characterized by a hand-formed steel framework in a Distressed Black finish and a sleek and contemporary design. Its tulip shaped sunrise marble glass lamp shade is capable of housing an incandescent bulb of up to 150 watts. To reduce energy consumption, a CFL can be used in place of the incandescent bulb in the 9335DBK Meredith Distressed Black Wall Sconce, or a series of the sconces can be connected to a dimmer to regulate the ambient lighting and the energy consumption. The 9335DBK Meredith Distressed Black Wall Sconce, with its clear lighting, is ideal for placing outdoors. For best results, outdoor wall sconces should be placed at a height of 5 feet from the floor surface.