This plate was completely handmade by artisans in Tunisia, utilizingancestral techniques and modern design.Used alone or as part of a set, it's sure to make a statement on your table. Made in Tunisia 8”D x 1”H Microwave and dishwasher safe Lead & cadmium free Due to the handmade nature, color, pattern, and size may vary slightly. Who made this product?This fair trade plate was sourced directly from theMediterranean coast in Nabeul, Tunisia by artisans of Le Souk Ceramique whose long standing tradition informs how they hand paint each stoneware ceramics. Why is it ethical?Sobremesa by Greenheart works directly with the artisans to ensure fair trade principles are upheld.These artisans forgo machines, decals, and stencils in favor of freehand artistry, which makes each piece in Sobremesa’s exclusive line truly one-of-a-kind. LeSouk Ceramique provides steady work and skills for their artisans and their reliance on human ingenuity over machinery better serves our environment.