This beautiful slate Coaster makes a great unique gift for the Dog lover, featuring a delightful picture of a Doberman on Genuine Natural Slate.
These Coaster's are made from 500 million year old slate from Blaenau Ffestiniog in North Wales. They are cored then individually split using a hammer and chisel.
The Coasters have a fabric backing to protect the surface it rests on.
Coaster - Is approximately 8.5cm or 3 and a half inches in diameter and approx. 3mm thick.
The quarrying of slate has been a feature of life in the mountainous regions of north Wales. Whole communities sprang up around the slate quarries and generations of families have worked the quarries in towns such as Bethesda and Blaenau Ffestiniog. Now you can have a gift in slate as a piece of the Welsh mountainside hand-crafted using traditional techniques to split the stone into narrow slices
Made in the UK.
It is the durability, texture and beauty of slate which makes this such a unique product.