This is an apple shaped pottery bowl with blue spongeware paint on the exterior and hand painted blue apples and apple blossoms on the inside. The apple painting is signed "Cheryl." The bowl is 10" wide and 3 1/4" high. The backstamp is literally and ink stamp, which reads "Genuinely Handcrafted Pottery Ellis Prod. Pottery Marshall, TX." The backstamp is slightly smudged. The bowl is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks.