Polar Brand Stearine® altar candles are created of pure white environmentally-friendly palm oil wax, to burn long and clean. An elegant answer to economic candle needs and religious services, altar candles are one foot tall and sized for large church candleholders and candelabras: 1½" x 12". Plain end indicates that the candle is flat on the base, the same width at top and bottom. The set of altar candles includes 12 candles; boxed. Ideal for wedding and religious services in Catholic and Protestant worship.