The 4091 box newel is considered to be the standard or plain box newel. It has a 6 1/4" base and a neck that is 4 3/4" with the height of 55". The 4091 comes with two interchangeable caps for the top of the newel. This box newel fits well throughout staircases or even just at the base of the foyer. This box newel comes in several different woods including: Red Oak, Alder, Primed, Poplar, Hard Maple, Cherry, and Beech.