Pattee, black and white hand painted tealight holder
The Pattee, leaf patterned tealight holder adds a warm glow to any indoor or outdoor space!
This beautiful contemporary tealight holder has been handmade by our artisan partners in Jaipur, India. It showcases the centuries old art and craft form of Blue Pottery in a contemporary leaf pattern.
13 cm (L) x 10.5 cm (W)
Originally a Turko-Persian art form, the art of making blue glaze pottery is believed to have come to Jaipur, Rajasthan via Kashmir.
Blue Pottery gets its name from the startling cobalt blue Persian dye use to colour the ceramics. It is infact the only form of pottery that isn’t made of clay and is created from an Egyptian paste made by combining powdered glass, quartz stone powder, Multani Mitti (Fuller’s Earth), gum, borax and water, contributing to the fragile nature of this art and craft form. Read more>