It will be a pleasure to indulge in tea or coffee when you drink it from this Tis a Blessing to be Irish mug. The Tis a Blessing mug is made of a pottery-like stoneware which is colored a warm green with a beige or brown edging around the top. The versatile Tis a Blessing Irish mug is dishwasher and microwave safe so is quite useable and will become one of your favorite drinking mugs. The front of the Tis a Blessing mug has a raised design which features the words "Tis a Blessing to be Irish" written in brown which matches the rim of the cup and placed against a white background so the message is quite distinctive. The back of the Tis a Blessing mug has a prayer which begins "May life be filled with joy and lots of hearty laughter...." letting you or a quest enjoy a beautiful blessing along with the beverage you are drinking each time you use the mug. The Tis a Blessing mug holds a generous 16 ounces of beverage, perhaps of Dublin morning tea item number 110182, and stands 4-3/4 inches high. Because it is handcrafted, the Tis a Blessing to be Irish mug may have slight natural variations in the coloring.