The niche marker is 8 1/2 inches long, 5 1/2 inches wide, with 7/16 inch rise. The weight is approximately 3 pounds. Mounting bolts and washers are furnished with the marker.
The bronze niche is used for columbarium or mausoleum interment. The niche can also be affixed to an existing, privately purchased headstone or marker to signify the deceased’s status as a veteran.
There is an option for private remarks on the bottom of the niche. The space allows for two lines of 27 characters. They do not use punctuation, but spaces are counted as characters.
|Example 1||Example 2|
| LOVING HUSBAND DAD|
GRANDPA AND GREAT GRANDPA
| LOVING HUSBAND FATHER|
GRANDFATHER AND GREAT GRANDFATHER
Example 1 is allowed because there are less than 27 characters per line.
Example 2 in not allowed because line 2 has more than 27 characters.