An example of the highly original pottery created in the village of Tunis in Fayoum, this plate demonstrates the boldness of contemporary Egyptian craftsmanship.
Depicting a tree, this plate’s naive design was inspired by the maker’s surroundings in Fayoum’s spectacular oasis, located to the west of Egypt’s Nile River.
Large: 40 - 45cm diameter
Small: 30 - 35cm diameter
Maker: Karim El Sayed
Plate: Clay, Fire clay from Aswan - upper Egypt
Surface material: Lead-free glaze
Colours of earthen oxides.
Our Fayoum Pottery is entirely handcrafted, so please allow for slight imperfections, little colour differences, and minor sizing differentiation. We believe these differences encapsulate the beauty and charm of handmade items. Every piece of our Fayoum Pottery is unique, making it a work of art in itself.