Barro Negro, Black Clay, Face Shot Glass
Barro Negro, or Black Clay Mezcla Short Shot Glass with Face 100% Made in San Bartolo Coyotepec, Oaxaca.
Astonishing pieces made of world-renowned black clay of Oaxaca. Each piece is shaped by hand and baked in an underground wood fire of thick black smoke, which gives the pieces their black special color. Combined as a whole process these ‘Black Clay’ or ‘Barro Negro’ pieces are one of the most sought-after pottery styles in all of Mexico.
With playful, and traditional faces, these handmade shot glasses are like no other. These unique shot glasses are perfect to impress your guests, surprise that tequila or mezcal connoisseur you have in mind, or as a housewarming gift.
- Made of locally-sourced Barro Negro, or black clay.
- No glaze or dyes are used, the clay acquires its color from the special mud in Coyotepec and the smoke used when baked.
- Handmade: Each piece is one of a kind as no molds or potter's wheels are used when making these special shot glasses.
- Can be used with mezcal, tequila, any other drink, or for decoration.
Each shot glass is approximately 2" in diameter x 1.8" tall
Holds approximately 2 fl oz.
Barro Negro is baked at low temperatures which makes it not microwave or dishwasher safe. Handwash and let it fully dry before next use.
- Sold individually.
At Lolo - Mercadito we are committed to acknowledging the nature of each product. With each purchase, you are getting a unique and authentic piece that was handmade with love by artisans from Mexico. These are artisanal products. For this reason, there might be some flaws and variations in color, measurements, shapes, and design.