The statue is eight-feet high and stands on a two-foot tall base.
The statue is eight-foot high and stands on a two-feet tall base
high (Adj) – having a great extent / reach upward (e.g a kite is high in the sky)
tall (Adj) – measuring a long distance from the ground to the top (e.g a man is tall)
pedestal (N) –
the base on which a statue stands