This Gargoyle Candleholder 1 is a beautifully detailed hand painted decorative piece that will bring the perfect touch to your home or office. The gargoyle is used as a water spout in architecture. They are designed to carry water from a roof and away from the side of the building. A trough is cut in the back of the gargoyle and rainwater would typically exit through its mouth. This piece is super detailed and made of cold cast resin. The gargoyle is hand painted with tons of detail and holds a votive size candle (sold separately). This Gargoyle Candleholder 1 would make a perfect gift for someone with the love of gargoyles and would go great with the Gargoyle Candleholder 2 that’s sold separately.