Natural variations in wood make each plate unique. Hand wash. Towel-dry with soft cloth. Do not submerge in water. Not dishwasher safe. Hand carved by skilled artisans. This natural organic tray with live edge has gaps, cracks & crevices, which add and enhance to the beauty of this one of a kind piece. Made with teak wood, a hardwood with a straight grain and variations in color. Skilled artisans work together to create this collection for Montes Doggett. They are proud of the work they do and they respect the environment and resources that are given to them.