It is silver plated. On the inside lid it is stamped "Raimond, Silver Plate, Italy." Measures 12" tall x 6" wide from the handle to the spout. The base of the glass is 4 1/4" diameter. It has ornate designs in the silver plate lid and handle. It is a very heavy glass container. The entire lid unscrews so the inside can be thoroughly cleaned. The flip top lid works great...