This mortar is made all by hand including shaping with potter's wheel, glazing, and finishing.
You may enjoy the beauty of its shape and surge of gridings which are unique to Yamatada Ceramique.
Size : ø 12.4 cm / Width incl. mouth 13.3 cm / H 7.9 cm (ø 4.9 / 5.2 / H 3.1 in )
Weight : 370 g (13.0 oz.)
Material : Ceramic
Color : Gray
Microwave : No / Gas stove : No / Induction Cook Top : No / Oven : No / Dish Washer : No
Producer : Yamatada céramique, inc.
Made in Tajimi city, Gifu Pref., Japan
(all sizes, weights and capacities are approximate)
/// Before first use ///
Grind the empty mortar with your paste and rinse well.
This makes the mortar and the paste match each other. Also it can get rid of extra glaze.
/// Tips for longer use ///
To clean small particles between the lines, fill it with warm water and let it soak for a while.
Then scrub with natural scrubbing brush along with the line, not against. Rinse well, and turn upside down to dry.
・There might be tiny spots which is densely glazed on mortaring area. It has no problem in practical use.
・Though we do our best to accurately depict the items in our shop, please keep in mind that these items are made by hand and by nature and there might be variation in form and glaze.
・Please keep in mind that every computer monitor displays color a bit differently, so what you see on your computer screen could slightly vary from the items you receive.