Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction, alternate history, and speculative fiction that involves an era or world where steam power is still widely used, usually the 19th century and often Victorian era Britannia that incorporates prominent elements of either science fiction or fantasy. This cool steampunk designed owl mantel clock is a perfect accent for lovers of all things steampunk. This wise creature has clock gear eyesbaffled feet and riveted feathers. Made of cold cast resin, he has a wonderful metallic bronze finish, with hand-painted brass and copper accents. The quartz clock at the center of his body measures 2 3/4 inches in diameter, and runs on a single AA battery. He measures 10 1/2 inches tall, 5 inches wide and 5 inches deep. He'll make a great gift.