Terracotta jug by Vicara

Bajouca is a simple terracotta pitcher, which casually cools water or wine. Made to last and withstand the harsh life of Portuguese Tascos. This piece was developed for Vicara’s “Tasco” collection, which pays homage to Portuguese gastronomic culture and traditional artisanal pottery.


Production time: 1 – 2 weeks.


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Additional information

Weight 2 kg
Dimensions 15 × 15 × 23 cm


Delivery time


1 week – 2 weeks
We try to ship items as quickly as possible. Dispatch is when we ship the item to our delivery partners who handle the final delivery. Delivery must be made within 3 working days.

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Luís Nascimento to Vicara – learn more here

Made in Portugal

All the products of the Tasco collection are handmade in Portugal with love and care. They are designed by Portuguese Designers, produced by small manufacturers in the centre of Portugal and edited by VICARA.


Glazed terracotta.

Important details

Due to the handmade production in small series, some of the VICARA products may have some slight discrepancies in shape or material texture. This is what makes the handmade pieces special and unique. DAM and VICARA cannot be held responsible for such discrepancies, because this is not be considered a defect. Please also note that “craquelê” – small cracking formed on the superficial layer of the finishing – could naturally happen as a result of ageing. This is also not considered a defect.

Package details

W15 x D15 x H23 cm / W5.9 x D5.9 x H9.1 in
1 kg / 2.2 lbs

Maintenance & Care

Microwave Resistance: this product can go to the microwave for heating; always use a handle or glove when removing earthenware from the microwave. Dishwasher Resistance: this product can go to the dishwasher; avoid it’s permanence in the machine after the washing program is completed (avoid the attack of the surface by the generated vapours). Conventional Oven Resistance: use advised against. Thermal Shock Resistance: avoid placing hot parts in cold places or in contact with cold water; avoid the freezer.


This product is guaranteed for a period of 3 years. It includes problems concerned with production or material faults. During this time we will repair or replace the product. The warranty excludes all damages caused by improper usage, negligence or natural wearing out of the product.
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What is terracotta jug made of?

Terracotta jug is made from fairly coarse, porous clay that when fired assumes a colour ranging from dull ochre to red and usually is left unglazed.

Is terracotta a good quality?

Terracotta is fireproof and resistant to mold, bacteria, rot, and insects. Even with little to no maintenance, terracotta can last for more than a hundred years. But please note the terracotta jug may look sturdy and strong, but it is also fragile and easy to chip or break.

What are the dimensions and weights of the terracotta jug?

You can find dimensions directly on the product page in the Specifications’ section. If you need more detailed information, please send us an email at and we’ll be happy to help!

If I order the terracotta jug, can I change or cancel my order after?

As long as the order has not been dispatched, it can be modified. Please ask you to reach out as soon as possible to with your order number so we can help you in the best way.

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