ThoChan is one of the normal vessels of Thai covered jar/ urn which looks simplicity but elegance. The unique top cover is in the lotus bud shape which is placed on the tiered bases called "Chatra". The covered body is the dome shape with a thick durable rim.
The shape of this jar/ urn is fat with a broad mouth and proportionally wider base which can hold capacity on each size that implies wishes of the fostering and sustaining with the exuberance of life but it has a short foot rim.
In the past, this jar/ urn was often used to contain food as in tureen used at the Royal table but a very small size used for fragrances and face powders.
Because of its exclusiveness so it is extensively used for cremation urn for the loved ones.
The 6 inches or larger size can be used for adult urn but the smaller than 6 inches size can be used for keepsake or child & infant urn.
DokMaiKhod design consists of a contemporary pattern of twisted flowers that is a swirling vine of Thailand called “SroiFah” which is the Passifloraceae or Passionflower. This flower consists of pink and purple colors. It is also influenced by Indian art blended to build up colorful lines. The swirling vine flower pattern also incorporates the “KaNok” design (The basic Thai pattern from the flame shape) which consists of double corners and a famous Thai art to adapt to the colorful design of flowers to cause delicacy in accordance with various lines in Thai art. This DokMaiKhod design implies to the center of conciliation and peace.