LAMPARAS DE BARRO - CLAY LAMPS
Unique pieces handcrafted with love in Mexico.
MAKER. Eusebio Mateos Ortega.
PROCESS. Barro Negro Esgrafiado (Black Sgraffito Clay). Ancestral pottery technique that dates back to pre-Columbian times. Local clay. Natural pigments mixed with water are used for decorating and need to be prepared 6 months in advance. The pieces are smoked with eucalyptus leaves to give them their black colour.