La Negra small Bowl

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Black clay is a style of pottery from San Bartolo De Coyotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, characterized by its color, authenticity and unique designs. Oaxaca is one of the Mexican states that conserve its ancestral crafts and still use it in everyday life. The unique properties of this region’s clay cannot be found anywhere else. Each piece is made and cut by hand and baked in a fire of thick black smoke for about 20 days to create its unique color. Size diameter 3.5 x  h 2 inches Use: salsas, small soup, dips

$19.00

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Availability: 4 in stock

FAIR TRADE

Yes

HANDMADE

Yes

COMMUNITY

Santa Maria de Atzompa

ELABORATION

30 hours

ARTISAN

Juan

Black clay is a style of pottery from San Bartolo De Coyotepec, Oaxaca, Mexico, characterized by its color, authenticity and unique designs. Oaxaca is one of the Mexican states that conserve its ancestral crafts and still use it in everyday life. The unique properties of this region’s clay cannot be found anywhere else. Each piece is made and cut by hand and baked in a fire of thick black smoke for about 20 days to create its unique color. Size diameter 3.5 x  h 2 inches Use: salsas, small soup, dips

DETAILS

Size diameter 3.5 x  h 2 inches
Material: Black Ceramic
Spanish Name: Barro Negro
Color: Black
Use: salsas, small soup, gazpacho

Please note that due to the handmade nature of pottery, color, size and shape may vary slightly.

SHOP RESPONSIBLY

Meaningful Shopping: At getting this piece you can be sure not only that you are getting a one a kind beautiful piece but also you are making an impact in Juan and his family by helping them to make a living and to preserve the Black Ceramic technique that was lost for many many years.

Sustainable: This piece was made 100% natural and eco-friendly, the artisan uses mud to create the piece and then in natural fire caves he cooks it several times until it is done.

Fairtrade: The artisans in Oaxaca were well paid. We highly value their work and treat it with respect and admiration.

Handmade: This piece is unique, 100% handmade.

THE ARTISAN

This piece was made with the highest standards of quality and sustainability in:
Country: Mexico
Community: Oaxaca
Artisan:
Juan Gonzalez

SHIPPING & RETURN

You have 15 calendar days to return an item from the date you received it. To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. Your item must be in the original packaging.

Your item needs to have the receipt or proof of purchase.

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