This item is a porcelain pierced handle bowl bottom marked, "Hand Painted, Nippon" with an "M" in a wreath done in green. The bowl is 1 5/8" deep by 7 3/8" wide at the handles, 6 3/4" across, with a bottom diameter of 4 1/4". The decoration consists of white wild rose blossoms and buds with green leaves and thorny stems. The background of the decoration is shaded yellow and the rim and handles are trimmed in unworn gold. The bowl has no wear or damage of any type. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.