This is a stunning piece. It is a fine bone china and is called Royal Traditions, Ming Dynasty. It has bright and vivid colors. No damage of any kind. It is 9" tall to the top of the lid, which has a handle trimmed out in royal blue. It is 10" from the spout to the handle. The handle also has the same pattern as around the top and bottom of the teapot. It is white in the background. Has stunning birds and flowers around the entire pot.