You can keep this lantern merely for display, or you can use it when the lights go out. The shadow that it will cast will indeed be beautiful. With a handle atop, you can also hang it from a source, or carry it with ease. This indeed can be the best gift for the festive season or even at other times of the year. Maintaining it will be a breeze: just dust it once in a while. This lantern will indeed draw forth kudos from everyone.