The copper rod slides into the iron stands and the balls slide onto the rods. Each copper rod is approx. 29 long with a nice green patina. Rods do have minimal scratches and slights bends.The white milk glass balls all have slight collar nicks and chips. See photos for condition determination as they are part of the description. The item "Antique lightning rod set with stands and white milk glass balls. Set of 5 (five)" is in sale since Monday, October 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Architectural & Garden\Weathervanes & Lightning Rods". The seller is "bell--man" and is located in Brunswick, Ohio. This item can be shipped to United States.