The hand painted Crino bowl is lead free and hence useable for storing food ware. The bowl measures 25 cm in diameter, is 9 cm in height and weighs approximately 1250 gr. The bottom is signed and numbered by the ceramic artisan.
This wonderful bowl, both interior and exterior decorated, with floral motifs in bright colors of blue, red, white, green and turquoise, oozes of the warm sunny Mediterranean atmosphere. The Crino bowl is made in Iznik – an area of Turkey, longtime famous for their techniques and traditions in ceramic art and craft. The design of the bowl is inspired by the grand nature and diverse flora of Turkey, with a distinct sense of adding creativity and originality in both motifs and choice of colors.
The ceramic bowl is also made with inspiration from the Ottoman era, where design and production of colorful and intricate ceramic art was at the highest. Tiles, mosaics, decors and handicrafts, in sophisticated patterns and motifs, illustrating symbols, flora and fauna of the vast Empire. If you visit Turkey today, you will still see their great love for magnificently ornamented and multicolored ceramics, used as decorations in buildings, palaces, mosques and as home décor.
Especially flower motifs have been a treasured theme in several of these amazing artworks, but also symbols and poetic references has been used for inspiration in designs, shapes and decorations.
Reflecting the current trend of blending styles, eras and cultural expressions, traditional artforms and motifs presently comes in new and modern forms and designs, appealing to the one, who seeks authenticity, quality and creativity in a distinct innovative look.
The Crino bowl is unique and aesthetic, with its clear colors and intricate detailed floral design. A piece of ceramic well suited for you, who favors the authentic colorful look – with an original cultural touch.
The Crino bowl is a unique piece of ceramic pottery and should be preserved with attention and care. The bowl should be washed by hand.
As the ceramics are hand painted by small and self-employed artisans, the delivery time may vary, and in some cases, take longer than the estimated 23 working days – due to the nature of handicrafts or circumstances at the individual artisan’s workshop. In this case you will, of course, be contacted by us. For further information please read “about us” and Terms and Conditions.