The hand painted 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.
The bowl is inspired by designs and traditions from the Iznik region of Turkey, famous for their century old techniques and high quality in ceramic arts and crafts. The Sardes bowl is interior and exterior decorated, with hand painted floral motifs in bluish color tones, and made with a careful sense of details, design and aesthetics. This ceramic bowl is simplistic yet classical and timeless in appearance, making it easy to match with your kitchen and home décor.
The Sardes bowl is also made with a clear 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 Sardes bowl is delightful, casual and romantic in both design and style, thus, making it ideal for a nice summer lunch in the sun, serving your favorite salad or fruits – or as a decoration, adding an artistic, creative atmosphere to the dinner table.
The Sardes 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.