This item is a sauce tureen with lovely hand painted decoration. The white bodied set is 4 1/2" tall, 5 3/4" long, by 5" wide when ready for use. The cover is decorated with a butterfly and a crimson crested bird and plus leaves, stems, and flower blossoms. The ladle has a single stripe down the handle with no other decoration. The two handled tureen has a red flower blossom on a yellow background with leaves, stems, and flower buds as decoration. The under plate has a butterfly with the same decoration as the tureen. The tureen and under plate are bottom marked, "Anfora Agueda, Portugal, Hand Painted, Elisio", and the number "56" appears on the tureen. The set shows no signs of wear or damage of any type and has wonderful eye appeal. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.