Maufrais Ceramic Mug - Crema
Part of our Maufrais Tableware Collection - Everyday pieces that feel like art
Ideal for that first cup of coffee in the morning. The bodies of these mugs are made on the potter’s wheel, and handles are then attached. Our hand-thrown stoneware mugs are perfectly proportioned and one-of-a-kind. It is finished with a raw, matte textured finish, which is contrasted beautifully by an interior glazing for an earthy finish. Holds 10 oz comfortably, and 12 oz to the brim
Each piece is hand-thrown to bring out slight variations. It takes approximately a week from start to finish by a group of 7 artisans in their Tonalá, pueblo workshop. The area is known as the heart of Mexican ceramic heritage.
- Dimension: 4"D x 4"H
- Holds 10oz
- Material: Stoneware
- Color: Cream
- Country of Origin: Mexico
As with all unglazed ceramics, rinse or wash immediately at each use to avoid staining or discoloration. Dishwasher and Microwave Safe.
Each piece is hand-throw on a wheel. It takes one week from start to finish. The clay is a custom blend of various powders (native to the region) to create a raw matte exterior and neutral color palette.
The clay is mixed by foot and is then kneaded before throwing each piece by hand. The piece dries in the sun for a couple of days before its stamped, glazed inside and outside and then fired in the kiln for a half a day.