Old growth wood finds new life as a live edge wood rustic mantel. By utilizing log and stumps left behind on the forest floor woodworkers and craftsman build custom furniture. Yes, a fireplace mantel is a piece of furniture as it is often the focal point of the room. This live edge wood rustic mantel is 88″ long 5.5″ thick and a 12″ top shelf. It should ship via our standard ground shipping within 3 business days.