An example of the highly original craftsmanship from the oasis village of Tunis in Fayoum, this visually striking plate is the perfect addition to your ceramic collection.
Depicting a cluster of palm trees, this plate’s naive design was inspired by the maker’s surroundings in the spectacular oasis of Fayoum, located to the west of Egypt’s Nile River.
Maker: Mohamed Mahmoud
Large: 40 - 45cm diameter
Small: 30 - 35cm diameter
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.