This item is a pierced handle porcelain candy dish bottom marked, "Hand Painted NIPPON" with a green wreath in the middle. The piece is 1 5/16" deep, 7 1/2" handle to rim, by 4 1/4" across the foot. The white bodied dish has a firing fissure that does not go through to the interior and has no glaze loss around it. The central decoration consists of open pink rose blossoms surrounded by green leaves, wit the interior rim having rose blossoms in gold with heavy gold trim. The only wear on the piece is around the piercing of the handle, with no chips, scratches, or repairs. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.