Longpi Dinner Plates
With these magnificent Longpi dinner plates splaying your food across its pitch-black canvas, you may enjoy your meals in the lap of luxury. These Longpi plates have a wider set, allowing for more space to avoid food spillage, and are ideal for a sophisticated dining table setting. Increase the impact of your sustainable lifestyle by adding these dinner plates to your collection, thereby supporting indigenous handicraft and the values they represent. By purchasing this item from the Longpi Collection, you are not only helping the environment but also ensuring a sustainable way of life for the destitute countless families in Manipur’s villages who create these amazing works of art.
This art technique is supposed to have been passed down from the Neolithic period. This craft is distinguished by the fact that it is created without the use of a potter’s wheel. It is formed of crushed Serpentinite and Weathered rocks (from the Longpi region), which are pulverised and combined with water in a wooden and bamboo pot to make clay. The clay is formed into these artful pieces before being fired in a kiln at 900 degrees Celsius.
Post which they are rubbed with the Chiron Na leaf, which blackens the kitchenware.
The Usage Of Longpi Plate
Longpi Plate can be used as a dinner plate, a pasta plate, a noodle plate, or a fruit plate. The plates have depth due to high rims, making them suitable for all kinds of meals. The deep pasta plates can be combined with these to make a set. The deep plates can also be used as breakfast plates for brunch and breakfast table arrangements.
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