This oil decanter is hand shaped on a pottery wheel and hand painted with a paintbrush by the de la Cal family artists in Toledo, Spain. From base to top of pour spout, it measures approximately 4″ wide by 7″ high. It is lead free and food safe. The way to fill and clean the decanter is to fill it from the hole in the rim. This item is intended for serving and not intended for use in the oven or microwave.