Sofia Noir Oval Large Vase
Hand pigmented to produce a sophisticated matte black color, our Sophia Noir fluted vase has a narrowed opening lip, elegant and simple for styling purposes. This vase is a beautiful stand alone piece, or looks stunning as an object that sets a moodier, darkly cool vibe.
Each vase is hand-thrown and to bring out slight variations. It takes approximately 4 days start to finish by a group of 7 artisans in their Tonalá, pueblo workshop with traditional Guadalajara techniques. The area is known as the heart of Mexican ceramic heritage.
- Dimensions: 10"H x 6"D
- Materials: Stoneware
- Colors: Matte Black
- Origin: Mexico
Each piece is hand-throw on a wheel. It takes one week from start to finish. The clay is a custom blend of various powders to create a raw matte exterior and neutral color palette.
First, the clay is mixed by foot. Then the clay is kneaded before throwing each piece by hand. They work dries i the sun for a couple of days before its stamped, glazed inside and outside and then into the kiln for a half a day.