The description is “LED taper (flameless) candles. They come in a set of 5. They are wax dipped, battery operated with a flickering bulb. AA batteries required for use, and batteries are not included. Instructions for use: (1) Unscrew bottom cap & insert your 2 AA batteries (+ end of battery facing up towards flame). (2) Do not mix old and new batteries as the product may not work properly. (3) Candles will light once the batteries are inserted and the bottom cap is screwed on tightly. (4) To turn off the candles, turn the cap counterclockwise until the flame is no longer lit.