This cup is handmade on the potter's wheel. It is based on a 16th century original excavated in Germany. Its volume is 0,25L, with a height of 11 cm and a diameter of 8 cm. Made of orchery clay and manually glazed. Its green colour was fashionable during the 16th century.
Greenware is pottery with a green glazed layer on the complete surface or parts of it. This type of pottery was already used around the 13th century, mainly on the British Isles. In the 14th century, 10 to 20% of all the pottery used in London consisted of greenware. On the mainland of Europe, greenware's popularity increased from the 15th century onward.Product details:
Height: 11 cm
Length: 8 cm
Width: 8 cm;
Material: clay, greenware
Production method: hand thrown
Weight: 200 g
Based on a historic original: yes
Transport weight (gram): 1000 *
Washing-up instructions: Wash by hand, not suitable for dishwashing machines.
This article is tested and is suitable for food preparation.
This item is produced in limited quantities only. This means that every piece is unique. Sizes & finish may vary lightly from piece to piece.