These covered vases are used for many purposes. Originally designed to be used as an eternity vessel (urn). But can be used for cookies or sugar, whatever you want! Wheel thrown porcelain with a rich, deep, purple color under silver crystals that grow in the kiln during a very long, controlled firing. Measures 11 1/2″ tall to the point on the lid, and approx. 7 1/2″ at it’s widest. Every crystalline piece is ONE OF A KIND! The one in the picture is the one you will receive. NOTE: this piece requires special packing for shipping. Shipping might be a little higher for this piece.