This is a square vegetable bowl with fluted sides. It measures 7 1/2" on a side. It is decorated with the popular copper lustre tea leaf design in the middle of the bowl. There is a copper stripe around the top edge, inside and outside. It is marked Royal Ironstone China Alfred Meakin England, circa 1897. The bowl has a tight hairline approximately 1" long. It is crazed and shows wear.