Vintage Avanos Water Jar
12"W x 12"D x 17.25"H - Turkey - Terracotta
This vintage Avanos water jar from Turkey is a unique and exquisite piece of pottery that reflects the rich heritage of Turkish craftsmanship. Handcrafted by skilled artisans in the town of Avanos, located in the Cappadocia region, these water jars have a timeless appeal. Made from locally sourced clay, these jars feature a distinct shape and design that has been passed down through generations. Their curved bodies make them perfect for storing water, and they have been used for centuries as essential vessels in Turkish households. Originally this particular vase showcased two handles, but the missing one only adds to the charm. Whether displayed as an art piece or used as a decorative element, these vintage water jars offer a glimpse into Turkey's rich history and artistic traditions. They are a testament to the enduring beauty and functionality of Turkish pottery.