this cute little elephant bowl is multi functional - you can serve all ind of food in it ( nuts, olives...) or use it to store little things... the bowl is made from 18/8 stainless steel the elephants are made from pewter ø 4 inch (10 cm) height 2.5 inch ( 6.5 cm) SALA hand forged stainless steel products origin from an old traditional Thai Craft heritage, which was used in the production of weapons for the royal armies of Siam. Today this handicraft is mainly used in the production of tableware and cutlery. Skillful craftsmen – ancestors of the smiths from the Ayutthaya period - using traditional hammering methods to make all products. Buying these products will help to keep alive Thailand’s traditional craft heritage. All products are of high-grade 18/8 quality stainless steel with a polished and hand hammered surface. All items are hand-crafted and as such are all different – every effort has been made to show accurate pictures but items may vary slightly. food friendly we recommend this item to be cleaned by hand All items are hand-crafted and as such are all different – every effort has been made to show accurate pictures but items may vary slightly in size and finishing.