The cutout back and gentle curve in the smooth seat create sleek comfort. The dual purpose design performs as a counter height stool or a bar height stool. The height adjustable seat adjusts from counter to bar height with the handle located below the seat. the stool includes extra back support in the design of the seat. To help protect your floors, the base features an embedded plastic ring. This stool would be great at the kitchen island or pub height dining table but you can add it anywhere you want a sleek, stylish look.