The classical sand timer can be a classic piece ofDecor for your home. This hourglass is made up of metal, glass and sand. The powder white sand falls between the two glass containers, with a 15 minutes exact count down. Supporting the glass is simplistic metal framing with exquisite detail. An ideal piece for any table top in the living room or guest room. But these are also commonly used practically, such as timing various cooking projects in the kitchen. It will shine for it's practicality and it's classical style, anywhere and any time.