These bowls have a unique asymmetrical shape that lends them sophisticated modern style. It's also an ergonomic design: there's no need to tilt the bowl while you're mixing. The set of three is crafted for us by ceramic artisans in Portugal. Handcrafted of glazed earthenware. Unique offset shape for easier mixing. Lip on one edge offers a good grip. Bowls nest for compact storage. Microwavable and dishwasher safe. Set of three includes one of each size, from 1 1/4-qt. to 3-qt. cap. Made in Portugal.