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Clay for Cooking
Original Made in Village La Chamba Tolima Colombia Protect Health and Take Care The Planet
Old Kitchen Utensils
Traditional Ancestral Vegetarian and Vegan Kitchen Utensils
Our pieces can change color with use because they are pieces without any type of paint or lacquer and especially when they are used on open fire without affecting their characteristics. These pieces are made preserving our ancestral culture.
Hight with out lid 11 Centimeters ( 4.2 Inches) with lid 18 centimeters ( 7 inches) Diameters 27 cms ( 10.2 inches) long side and diámeter short side 23.5 cms ( 9.2 Inches).
Recently our authorities give us the origen protect that mean status of piece of art, decorative and unique piece.
The Chamba is well now throughout South America and is used in many top restaurants for preparing, cooking and serving traditional dishes elegant look. The origin of this Cookware can be traced back over 700 years to vases and pitchers found in archeological sites.
La Chamba is a steel made in the traditional way, in a small village in the Andes where the intensive manufacturing process is handed down from mother and daughter.
First the local black clay is mixed with sand and water and from that each peace is moulded, trimmed and smoothed by hand.
The vessels are coated in a fine terracotta glaze and are then left to dry in the sun.
After drying, the surface is rubbed and polished by hand with semi-precious stones. It is this intensive polishing that give