Blue Pottery Decorative Floral Vase
Craft:- Blue Pottery
(sized 8 inches)
About Craft:- Blue Pottery is widely recognized as a traditional craft of Jaipur, though it is Turko-Persian in origin. The name 'blue pottery' comes from the eye-catching blue dye used to color the pottery.
The Persian Art of blue pottery came to Jaipur from Persia and Afghanistan via Mughal Courts. Blue Pottery is made from quartz and not clay. Materials that are used include quartz, raw glaze, sodium sulphate, and multani mitti (fuller's earth)Like pottery it is fired only once. The biggest advantage is that blue pottery does not develop any cracks, and blue pottery is also impervious, hygienic, and suitable for daily use. Blue pottery is beautifully decorated with the brush when the pot is rotated.
The blue colour or turquoise color is obtained by mixing crude copper oxide with salt or sugar in a kiln and then filtering it for use. The dark ultramarine colour is obtained from cobalt oxide. The common motifs are inspired from Mughal era arabesque patterns, animal and bird motifs. The products made include plates, flower vases, soap dishes, surahis (small pitcher), trays, coasters, fruit bowls, door knobs, and glazed tiles with hand painted floral designs. The craft is found mainly in Jaipur, but also in Sanganer, Mahalan, and Neota.
Usage:- Add elegance and beauty to your home decor with this hand-painted blue pottery elegant vase. A Perfect gift option for decorative ecofriendly flower vase for office/home decor. Beautiful vases adds to the natural beauty of flowers :)
Package content:- 1 Blue Pottery Decorative Floral Vase
Handle with care:- This item is fragile. Do not use sharp objects on the surface. Gently clean.
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