This item is a mint basket bottom marked with a rising sun with "Hand Painted" above it and "Nippon" below it done in blue. The basket is 3 3/4" tall at the handle, 4 3/8" long, by 2 3/4" wide. The white bodied piece is trimmed in gold and the central decoration consists of pinkish wild rose blossoms with buds, leaves, and stems. There is minimal wear on the top of the handle with no other wear present and there are no chips, cracks, flakes, or repairs. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.