What is a piggy bank?
Piggy banks are believed to have come from several different places, such as the Old English word for the type of clay used to make money holding pots (pygg), but that's not the only place.
Piggy Banks in Southeast Asia
Additionally, lay is very easy to acquire and work with if one is already familiar with the basic techniques of pottery.
Why that paint?
Who Would Use These?
Piggy Banks In Cambodia
Importance of Pottery in Kampong Chhang
High quality pottery has been made here since before the Khmer Empire reached its height and with more and more modern potters adapting to new techniques and technologies, they will likely continue being made for a long time to come.
Tourism and Pottery in Cambodia
Many tourism sites for Cambodia talk about the area's many quality pottery makers and their shops, encouraging tourists to go to these places and support the locals. In there articles I found about potters in Cambodia, many of them talked about how much they hoped tourist shops would order their wares or tourists would come buy to purchase pieces.