Traditionally used as a method to compact tea for transport by camels along the Silk Road, compressed tea bricks, while quite drinkable, are beautiful reminders of those ancient times. Embossed with exquisite decorative detail, these works of art are best enjoyed on display. A unique gift for the serious tea drinker. Approximately 2.4 lbs. with dimensions of 7.5 x 9.5 inches and about 1 inch in depth.