Each Croquet Set contains 6 hardwood Maple wood mallets which are lathe-turned and hand painted in sectioned rings with matching colors to their corresponding balls. Two rings of polished brass adorn each end of the mallet head to prevent the wood from cracking and smashing. The two hardwood stakes are lathe-turned with multicolored sections. The balls are made from a plastic polymer and are 3-5/16″ in diameter. 24″ wooden mallet handles . Finally, the deluxe croquet set comes ready to play in a lovely wooden storage rack with a carrying handle.