The Ambrosia Maple mantel is designed to bring a rustic element to any room. Use this as a floating shelf or as a mantel above a fireplace. Ambrosia Maple wood features oblong and gray hued bores that run with the grain of the wood leaving a distinct coloration and texture. Highlight these unique elements with a clear finish or stain to match existing decor. Mantel (shelf), wood mounting cleat, wall screws, finish nails and instruction sheet are all included.