From the artist: "The graceful, irregular form of a cockle shell is captured to create a serving ladle that is as unique as it is useful. The handle is angled upwards, making this ideal for serving hot bisque on those cold winter nights, or cool soups on a warm day at the beach." GOGO Jewelry
Handcrafted out of Alpaca, a metal alloy, that is a combination of copper, nickel, and zinc. Maintain with a polishing cloth or a metal polish.
Measurements: Shell is 4 1/2' x 4"; ladle is 9 1/2" in length.