Inspired by the shapes of local plants in Oaxaca, Mexico, this lamp casts an interesting mixture of lights and shadows to its surrounding. The smooth black clay shows an irregular metallic sheen, which resulted from direct contacts with fire and burning ashes in the production process. The patterns were hand-carved by ceramists that are still practicing their ancestral craft tradition. Each unit varies slightly.
Colectivo 1050° products are 100% lead-free. Some went through furnaces and kilns fueled by recycled oil from local restaurants.