This likeness is hand-painted and made of ceramic, so it holds heat well to keep beverages warm. The set also includes a ceramic spoon, perfect for stirring in milk, sugar, or anything else you like to make your preferred drink order. Use it every day to add a little fun to the morning routine, or put it on a shelf to admire. This mug and spoon set is BPA free. Hand washing is recommended, do not microwave.