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Small Black Clay Jewelry Box - BC-BSR-113

$12.95

Available : In Stoke


  • This is one of a kind, authentic Dona Rosa barro negro (black clay) decorative box



  • It's made of 100% black clay and it is hand crafted by Mexican artisans.



  • Black Clay is a style of pottery from Oaxaca, Mexico distinguished by its color, sheen and unique designs.



  • It is also one of the most popular and appreciated styles of pottery in Mexico.



  • The color of barro negro (black clay) is due to the properties of the clay, and is not colored.



  • The earth used to extract the clay is cleaned to remove impurities, which can take a month of soaking and settling out the clay from the rest of the soil.



  • After this process, each piece takes about twenty days to complete.



  • The price of this piece really does not justify the work and dedication that goes into making it.



  • If you buy this piece you will not regret it. Only one with this design is available.



  • This apple is 3.25" x 3.25" x 2" and it weighs 6 ounces.