Small Hand Thrown “Fyle” Ceramic Cup with Handle
Small cup for coffee or tea. The pot is thrown on the potters wheel and has got a traditionally pulled handle. That and the thin rim makes it very comfortable to hold and to drink from.
Designer / maker: swedish ceramicist Karin Eriksson. Karin is the founder of manos and she has her ceramics studio at the back of the shop. This is where she makes her ceramics by throwing, coiling, slab rolling or pinching. The materials Karin use, stoneware and porcelain, are high fired and durable. The goods is sometimes decorated with decals or engobes. Karin Eriksson has a BA (hons) in ceramic design from Central St Martins University of Art and Design in London.
Size (HxW incl handle): 7 x 9 cm. Please note that variations may occur in size and surface, due to the cup being handmade.
Material: high fired stoneware clay. The “fyle” clay is a so called natural clay, dug up in the south part of Sweden. It has lots of character and comes out in a beige/burnt colour.
Care: wash in the dishwasher or by hand