Set of 2 Espresso Cups, Black Cups Tribal Design

Regular price $45.00

A ceramic espresso cup that is made of black stoneware and decorated with a tribal pattern using the sgraffito* technique. This sgraffito cup set can make a beautiful hostess gift.

The cups are thrown on the wheel and the pattern is carved while the clay is still moist.

The interior of the cup is glazed in a rich amber glaze.
DETAILS:

≜ Hand thrown using traditional pottery wheel
≜ Hand carved tribal pattern using sgraffito* technique
≜ Fired in the kiln at 1200 degrees Celsius
≜ Height 2-1/2 // 6 cm 
≜ Diameter 2-3/4 // 8 cm

≜ Volume 133 ml// 4.5 oz.

*Sgraffito: a form of decoration made by scratching through a surface to reveal a lower layer of a contrasting color, typically done in plaster or stucco on walls, or in slip on ceramics before firing.

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