The hand painted ceramic bottle is lead free and hence useable for storing food ware. It contains approximately 0,8 liter and is 30 cm in height. Circumference is 28 cm, and it weighs app. 850 gr.
The vivid colored Asawa bottle is designed and produced in Iznik, an area of Turkey renowned for their techniques, quality and designs, in ceramic arts and crafts. The wonderful motifs of tulip flowers illustrated in beautiful blue, red and turquoise colors, are simply oozing of history, traditions, and the love of the aesthetic design.
The story of the tulip flower is world famous. When it first came to Europe, from Turkey, in the 16th century, it almost immediately became extremely popular. So much, that a single bulb exceeded the price of a house and triggered a genuine “tulip war”. In Turkey, you will find different kinds of tulips motifs, decorating many of the great historic buildings, palaces, and mosques, as well as you will find them in various handiwork, textiles and ceramics.
This marvelous ceramic bottle will be perfect for home decoration as well as for storing your favorite salad oils. The adorable hand painted motif on the bottle, as well as on the lid, will surely generate both inspiration and delight for you, who enjoys a unique, colorful, and authentic style.
The Asawa bottle is a unique piece of ceramic pottery and should be preserved with attention and care. The bottle should be washed by hand.