Use this made in Kentucky wooden tong to get your toast out of the toaster without getting burnt. You can also use it to get something out of a jar, like pickles, fruit slices, etc. It measures approximately 5" - 7" long and .75 - 1" wide. HAND WASH and DRY, DO NOT PUT IN WATER. TREAT WITH MINERAL OIL RATED FOR FOOD CONTACT or lightly use a cooking oil, wiping off excess.