Oaxacan clayware tradition is rich, diverse, and truly quite ancient. Stretching back at least 1,000 years, Oaxacan cookware made from porous local clays has sustained countless generations and helped to inform the rich culinary arts of the area. Enjoy some of this tradition in your own home with this handmade bowl, richly burnished with unique variations in color that mark each as distinct. Crafted in collaboration with Colectivo 1050º, a design guild devoted to maintaining and advancing thousand-year-old Oaxacan craft tradition for the next generation. Lead free.