This is a Quimper French Pottery Knife Rest that measures 3 & 1/2" long. It is in great condition . French Pottery Knife Rests are not easy to find and seem to be especially hard to come by nowadays. It has 3 sides and is triangular in shape and at the ends with a triangular hole in the center of the Knife Rest. It is decorated in colors of blue leaves and berries and the flowers are a rust color. It has stippled cobalt blue decoration on the ends and each side has a series of cobalt blue lines on the 3 very edges of the knife rest. The piece is marked HB ( HenRiot ) Quimper on the edge of the knife rest.