The symbol of serenity, strength and perseverance, the golden carp could swim upriver against the current — according to Asian legends — and thus show the way. The pattern on pure porcelain makes a stunning statement on your table. Founded in Limoges, France in 1863, Bernardaud is steeped in the great French porcelain tradition. Highly regarded for their ability to create the perfect blend of classic and modern, the family-owned company upholds the philosophy of founders: preservation of technical expertise, the tradition of creativity and a passion for innovation. 8 1/2"L x 7"W. Handmade in France.