Original blue writing on the crock is in near perfect condition still. No cracks or breaks showing. Rare to find them this large in this nice of original condition. Crock measures 16 and half inches top to bottom and is 13 and half inches across. Please message with any questions.We will leave Feedback for you once you receive the item and have left feedback indicating everything went as you had hoped and planned. Thank you again for taking your time to view this item.