Made from sturdy, sleek & lightweight fine bone china. Dasara Tea Mugs have been hand decorated with hues of turquoise blue and floral motifs inspired by the interiors of Mysore Palace and have been highlighted with 24-karat gold. They undergo three stages of firing and stringent quality check to attain this finish. Hand wash with mild detergent. Dry with soft cotton cloth. Use soft sponge, do not scrub. Not microwave & dishwasher safe, it is 24k gold.