Inky Tea Set

Longpi Pottery,

India

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Ever served tea in an object that is as singularly unique as your blend of tea? Thanks to CuroCarte, you can. It's interesting triangular shape lends it just the right amount of charisma to term it a must-own piece of craftsmanship. A fantastic combination of utility and arty design, this black pottery teapot lends its exceptional personality to your home.

₹2,400
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  • Heritage
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It is believed that Goddess Panthobi (also known as Annapurna and Parvati) fed the whole world along with her consort Shiva, who was begging for food on account of a whim created by her. To overcome this situation goddess Annapurna created a bowl which would provide endless food and it is believed that the bowl was made up of serpentine stone which is the base material for Longpi Pottery.

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    Process of Making

    At First, the weathered rock(clay) and serpentine rock, which according to locals, are available at Longpi only, are crushed to a powder and mixed with water in a ratio of 5:3 to form a clay-like consistency. The dull-brown mixture is kneaded the entire day and flattened on a wooden board for the initial slab work. Uniquely, Longpi pots are not crafted on a potter’s wheel. Every item is shaped by hand with the help of moulds and tools. Once the shaped clay has dried and is hard enough, it ...

  • Anatomy of the Product

    Process of Making

    Anatomy of the Product

    Dimensions(cm):
    Length: 26
    Width: 16
    Height: 12
    Weight(gm):1110.0000
    Craft : Longpi Pottery
    Colour : Black
    Placement : Counter Top

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