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I purchased these mugs for my sister and brother-in-law as I thought the style would go well with the western decor in their home. The mugs are absolutely gorgeous and excellent quality -- well worth the price! They are also much larger that your standard coffee cup. If you're looking for a gift for the horse lover in your life, look no further....
Set of 2 Mara Stoneware 16-oz Horses Mugs (Mexico)
ITEM#: 13405112This set of two handcrafted horse mugs from Mara Stoneware make a creative addition to any dinnerware collection. The detailed engraving and fine painting combined with a durable finish creates the ultimate combination of art and utility. .
- Colors: Turquoise, brown and yellow
- Design: Horses
- Materials: Stoneware, lead and cadmium free
- Care instructions: Microwave and dishwasher safe
- Dimensions: 5 inches wide x 3.75 inches deep x 4.25 inches high
- Capacity: 16 ounces
- Number of pieces: Two
Story Behind the Art:
Mara, an accomplished painter, sculptor and ceramicist, studied engraving with the famous artist Alfredo Zalce, who painted many portraits of his lovely artist protege. After studying art in London, she began working with high-temperature ceramics and created wonderfully unique glazes for her pieces. She then went on to study with the Italian ceramist, Bruno Terese, in Italy. Mara has had numerous expositions of her original pieces in Europe, the United States and Mexico. Sadly, after a long illness, Mara passed away in November 2007. Since Ceramica Mara has always been an extended family operation, production of her fine works has continued. Mara's husband, children and loyal apprentices have consistently carried out day to day production.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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|Type||Coffee Serving Sets|
|Dimensions||See product description|
|Country of Origin||Mexico|
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I purchased these mugs for my sister and brother-in-law as I thought the style would go well with the western decor in their home. The mugs are absolutely gorgeous and excellent quality -- well worth the price! They are also much larger that your standard coffee cup. If you're looking for a gift for the horse lover in your life, look no further.Read More
Bought these for a gift, & both of us were pleased! Very nice!!!Read More
The mugs are well made and very creative. I love the size and the colors of the glaze.Read More
Bought these mugs as a gift. I have also ordered 3 other sets for myself. I never would have thought I would spend this much for a couple of coffee mugs but, these are incredible!! They are the perfect size, handle is nice and roomy and they stay hot longer than ceramic mugs. I had been looking for stoneware mugs for some time and I have found the perfect ones!! They are actually more beautiful in person and I will be getting more for gifts and myself. Need some with a bee on them!! Thanks Overstock!!Read More
Beautiful, very large, hefty mugs that live up to expectations, plus some. They are just gorgeous. I ordered the horse set for a friend, and the desert set for myself. Going back for more!Read More
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I owned one that I purchased in Mexico and the handle broke off when it fell to the floor :( it's my favorite mug!
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