This sterling ladle by Durgin is in excellent condition. Made as only Durgin does, this ladle has a partial twist handle with a poinsettia bright cut handle that is really beautiful. The 1 5/8" wide ladle has a nice gold wash to it. Stamped with the old Durgin hallmark and sterling. This piece is 6 1/4" in length and weighs 25.3 grams. For those who collect bright cut sterling, you might consider this!