Moroccan Terracotta Earthen Ware Vase - Large

$350.00

SKU: 745-288-38
Dimensions

Width: 15.5 in

Depth: 13 in

Height: 23 in

15.5"W x 13"D x 23"H - Morocco - Terracotta

From the Atlas mountains of Morocco, the Berber people have been making these unique vessels for applications in their daily lives, This particular pot was a water jar. The terra cotta was fired so that the pot would leach or sweat; thus cooling the pot. Leaving cooler drinkable water available. These jars feature their primitive design adorned in geometric patterns and they are typically dyed with henna.