Rectangular Blue Pottery Soap Dishes
4 1/2" X 3 1/2" x 1 1/2"
Blue Pottery is widely recognized as a traditional craft from Jaipur, Rajasthan in India. It is made out of a mix of quartz stone powder, powdered glass, Fuller's Earth, borax, gum and water. These ingredients are made into a clay-like consistency, put into molds, glazed and low-fired. Blue pottery manufacturing in Jaipur is now a flourishing industry. Due to its nature, this pottery is not dishwasher safe.
India is well known for its handmade items. The variety of craft traditions is immense. Natural Habitat produce goods in regions with cottage industries where traditional production techniques are used. They help sustain these industries and allow the craftsmen to continue their trade profitably.