IMG 3395
JBRTR003-C

Copper Oval Tray

JOD 35

Dimensions

260 x 210 x 15 mm

Description

This tray is part of a collection of hand-shaped and hand-hammered bowls and trays, finished with lacquer.

Care instructions

Copper may tarnish with oxidation and exposure to moisture. To clean, use a dry cloth.

MG 2228
ARTISAN STORY

METALWORK

Traditional metalwork is a highly prized decorative art in the Levant and has been a staple of the Islamic world for centuries. Today, artisans specialize in different aspects of ornamental metalwork, such as perforating, hammering, and beating, or technical skills, such as spinning and turning. Commonly used materials include brass, bronze, copper, gold, and silver. Artisans who specialize in ornamental metalwork will often shape their own tools creating different motifs, from leaves to lines to polygons.
The technical side of metalwork has long been practiced in Jordan, however the ornamental aspect such as beating, and hammering has recently been introduced to the craft industries with the arrival of Syrian artisans in the country.

Turquoise Mountain Jordan

1 Fawzi Al-Maalouf Street Jabal Amman, Jordan

Opening Hours
Saturday to Thursday from 10:00 to 18:00
(closed on Friday)