This is a real find. This beautiful soup tureen is in excellent condition and just stunning. It has ornate handles on the sides and the lid. All trimmed out in gold. There is very minor gold loss. The piece is all trimmed around the edges in gold with a very art deco style black pattern, on gold. The handles on this piece are very deco style. The lid has an ornate gold and white handle. It is made in Bavaria and is a very fine quality bone china. It is marked on the bottom Kaurtheim Selb Bavaria. No chips, cracks or damage of any kind. It is quite a large piece at 9″ tall and 14″ across. Just Stunning. Perfect for any special occasion. This piece dates to the early 1900’s.