The worlds largest four faced chiming clock, Big Ben has been standing in London at the Palace of Westminster since 1859, and had just celebrated it's 150th anniversary in May of 2009. A survey of 2,000 people confirmed that the tower is the most popular landmark in the UK. This teapot delivers a beautiful, functional scuplture of the famous clock and tower in London. Trimmed in gold, this collector's teapot will make a wonderful addition to your china cabinet or display! Teapot measures 8" high x 7" wide, and holds 2 cups (about 20oz). Not recommended for microwave or dishwasher use.