Moroccan Terracotta Earthen Ware Vase - Large

$350.00

SKU: 745-288-45
Dimensions

Width: 12 in

Depth: 12 in

Height: 24.5 in

12"W x 12"D x 24.5"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.