This attractive classic candle holder can add ambiance to any room in the house. This brushed satin metal finished is paired with a hawthorn wood. The tree’s mythology and medicinal uses date back centuries, this tree is sometimes referred to as the May Tree and was the original wood used for May Poles. These trees have also been woven into hedges to provide a thorny barrier for protection from thieves or other unwanted intruders. Some believe the tree’s essence cleanses the heart of negativity and stimulates love and forgiveness. When you light a candle in this holder we hope the essence can help the owner let go of negativity and be open to love and forgiveness.