Ceramic Paper Cup
$6.99 – $14.99 inc. GST
This fabulous cup comes from Thimi, a Nepalese village famous for its ceramic production in Nepal where the local potters (Prajapatis) still use traditional pottery techniques which have been handed down through generations. Made from red clay (ratomato), a natural clay found in the hills of Nepal, non toxic glazes, and fired at high temperatures to ensure superior strength and quality.
Dimensions: Small 7.5 x 6 cm, Large 9 x 12 cm
Made from: Ceramic, non toxic glazes
Please note: Handwash recommended
This cup is made by Mahaguthi. They provide markets, regular income and support to small producer groups, regularly investing in infrastructure and training for them. It also operates a large production facility where local employment opportunities are generated through work in textiles and paper making. Read more here.