It's about 5" x 10" not including the length of the rope hanger. It can be lightly wiped off with a damp cloth. These are made to be used indoors or in areas that have some protection from the elements.
Set of 2/ Springtime Plaques~1 Hope, 1 Love---NEW! Bird,Butterfly, & Flowers. Wood like plaques, but they are ceramic. The one with the bird says 'Hope', the one with the butterfly says 'Love'. Hang outdoors or indoors.