Armenian Jerusalem Goblet (A)
This gorgeous Armenian ceramic cup is full of bright color! It features a unique hand painted scene of the Old Jerusalem with its olive trees, ancient wall and towers. The word Jerusalem is printed towards the top of the cup and there is a beautiful design around the stem of the cup.
Each individual item is hand made with ceramic clay. Once complete it is placed in an oven at temp. 1000°C until hardened. Each piece is then hand painted using metallic and oxidized paint in order to keep its natural color. Again it is returned to the oven at the same temperature and finished with fine glazing.
Height: 6 1/4"
Imported from Israel