This is a vintage Homer Laughlin teapot in the Debutante dogwood design. Teapot measures about 5 1/2 inches in height with the lid on. In excellent condition with no damage, nicks or chips. Marked "Debutante Homer Laughlin USA D-3."Shipping and handling will be a flat rate of $8.95 in the continental US. Insurance is available, optional and recommended in the US. Item will be wrapped to arrive safely and undamaged, however insurance can always guarantee that you would be covered in case of the event your box is mishandled. I almost always ship parcel post within 24-48 hours and will not email you to let you it has shipped. No news means its been shipped and its on the way to the address you provided. However, please email me if you have any questions. If I have misrepresented the item, you absolutely are entitled to a complete refund . My goal is to make every transaction a satisfying one for you and me. Items will be described as I see them and any blemishes or imperfections will be noted. Please read descriptions. Paypal is preferred but I will accept all major credit cards, money orders, cashier check or personal check . Worldwide shipping is available although insurance may not be. Please check with your postal service. Email me for your shipping costs. I have shipped to over 30 different countries with great success. Buy with confidence. Thanks for looking and enjoy your day .