You are purchasing the actual pictured item. It measures approximately 1 3/4" X 12 1/8" X 22 7/8" (Widest Points). Our exotic woods have been carefully selected for its best figure and quality. Rest assured that you are purchasing a high-quality product that you will enjoy working with. We also stand by our product 100%. If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with your purchase, please contact us and we will make it right.