"Longpi pottery from Manipur is made from a mixed paste of ground black serpentinite stone and special brown clay, which is found only in Longpi village. The pots are manually shaped, polished, sun-dried and fired in a bonfire. The black color of Longpi ham is a result of polishing the heated earthen pots with a local tree leaf. ""Terracota by Sachii"" brings you this heritage pottery, functional as well as beautiful! 1 cooking/biryani pot with lid. Can be directly used on the flame. Not required to be seasoned prior to use. Do not miss the artisan's signature on the handle-carvings! These cooking pots are as exquisite as can be! Cook healthy meals in this earthy cookware, live sustainable! Material : Ground Serpentinite Stone + Clay Dimensions : Top diameter 12 inches, height 8 inches; Color Black Wash & Care : Wipe wih damp cloth. Wash with warm water, use mild soap if required. Dry completely before storing. To be shipped within 3-5 days of placing the order."