Large Baobab Bowl in Raw Taupe Clay

Large Baobab Bowl in Raw Taupe Clay

225.00

The Baobab Shape

The majestic Baobab tree is native to the African savannah and is an icon of the African continent. This prehistoric tree is knowns as ‘The Tree of life’ and predates mankind as well as the splitting of the continents. This tree is the world’s largest succulent- it can store up to 32,000 gallons of water in its large trunk during the raining season and uses that water to bear its fruit in the dry season. Baobab trees can live up to 5,000 years and are a symbol of strength, presence, and grace.

The Sahrawi Collection

The Sahrawi Collection is based on a color study of collected photographs from several tribes along the Sahara desert. It features colors and textures from traditional clothing, architecture, textiles, patterns, and jewelry. This collection is an ode to the aesthetic sophistication that comes from generations of fine-tuning, resulting in unique combinations that are particular to a culture’s geography and peoples.

The Materials

This pieces is made of a taupe speckled clay that is left unglazed on the outside except for accent lines made with underglaze. The inside is lined with a semi-glossy food-safe glaze.

Due to the handmade nature of this piece, expect slight variations.

Dimensions

10x8 inches

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Care Instructions

To guarantee the longevity of this piece, it is best to avoid placing it in the dishwasher or microwave. Clean with soap, water, and sponge.

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