These enamel vases with Miniature Haft Khane Rostam (Rostam's Seven Labours) of Shahnameh design on four sides are different from other enamel crafts and have stunning beauty. The Handmade enamel vases have specific originality that shows a unique combination of art and history.These delicate and pretty vases have a circular body and a narrow neck with yellow curved edges. Its design with Khatai flowers and Toranj motifs on azure blue background. The Shahnameh of the great sage Ferdowsi narrates the mythological history of Iran. Rostam's Haft Khan includes the battles that Rostam fought to save Kikavus, the king of Iran, who was captured by a white demon.
➡️ What is Minakari the Persian Style Enamel Handpainting?
Minakari is the art of colouring and ornamenting the surface of copper by fusing brilliant colours that are decorated in intricate designs. Usually, copper is chosen and shaped by an expert coppersmith.
The patterns of Iranian enamel work is traditional designs depending on the taste of the artist. It is then outlined by the engraver to make the enamel adhere firmly to the metal.
Enameller brushes the ornament on the engraved design with special colours called Mina in azure, red, green, yellow, blue etc. A single piece of Mina passes through many bands before it reaches completion.
The body is covered with a white glaze using the dipping technique & heated at a maximum temperature of 750°C. The body is recoated with a higher quality glaze & reheated 3 to 4 times.
Enamel working and baked-coating are one of the distinguished courses of art in Isfahan.
|Max Height: 30 cm
|Glazed Hand Painting on Copper Dish
|Flower vase, Decorative Crafts, Persian Gift
|Handmade in Isfahan / Persia (Iran)
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- Model: HE7117