This large tureen measures 11" long plus handles making it 14" long and 7 3/4" wide. The tureen itself is 5 1/2" tall and with the lid 9". The lid has a loop handle with a raised bow decoration where it is attached. There is a hole for the ladle. The tureen has the same bow decoration where the handles are attached. The background is white. Blue stylized flowers decorate the lid and sides of the bowl. The bottom is marked with an incised MINTONS and a 1872 mark. There are also impress J and S marks. There is a printed H. This tureen has no chips or cracks. It does show some wear on the base. There is a brown spot on top of the lid handle. Appears to be manufacturing flaw.