The large white marks appearing in the photos are from our fluorescent lights and are not present on the item. Look at the photos for details.Packaging will be appropriate for the delicate nature of the item. Please note that backstamps may vary from what is pictured, depending on our stock at hand. It must not be removed or altered if there is a chance you will return the item. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates". The seller is "dishesencore" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.