This is burned onto a live edge round piece of poplar. It has been heat treated but is otherwise left unfinished so you may imbue it with offerings. This is real wood and as such may crack or warp over time, we have baked all our rounds for over 10 hours each but changes in climate may cause further stress on the wood. The engraving is from Dictionaire Infernal The enn is from S Connolly's complete book of demonolatry approximate size is 6" diameter and 5/8" thick We recommend Expedited shipping if you want your package insured for $100 and tracked, and we recommend Tracked packet - USA or Tracked packed - International for smaller items that you do not require insurance on but still want tracked. Canada Post does not offer tracking or insurance on Small Packet - USA or Small Packet - International. We will happily replace or refund items that have been lost in shipping if tracking has been paid for on the item. We will also happily replace or refund items that have been damaged in shipping where expedited shipping with insurance has been selected. Non-trackable shipping services are used at your own risk. We assume no responsibility for lost or damaged items shipped with small packet services.