This item is a condensed milk jar with cover and underplate bottom marked with an "M" in a wreath with "Hand Painted" above it and "NIPPON" below it done in purple. The set is 6" tall with cover, 5 5/8" across the handles, with a #' bottom. The white bodied porcelain is adorned with a striated gold band with pink flower blossoms, stems, and leaves around them. The gold on the top has wear from use over the years, but the decoration shows no signs of wear or damage. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or to make an offer.