This handpainted ceramic fish is by La Musa ceramics in Italy. It is hand painted and hand glazed. Use as a trivet, a tray or serving dish or hang on as decorative piece of artwork. You can easily place string or wire through the top of the piece that has an area at the top for this purpose. It is a multi colored piece in bright crayon colors of blue, green, yellow and red. The piece is free of flaws and is new and unused. La Musa pieces are similar to DeSimone and Picasso styles. The fish measures 11" x 8 1/2" and is 1/2" thick. The back states "La Musa Made In Italy". The items from LA MUSA are hand painted with the bright, sunny colors of the Mediterranean.