Oasis Phoenician Carafe
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Blowing Phoenician glass is a tradition passed down, often within families, with secret recipes that are held tight. Skilled artisans smash recycled bottles into pieces, melt in high temperature ovens then roll and blow these sculptural carafes. Each one of these is unique and so highly prized in West Bank, they are often reserved as wedding gifts.
- Materials: Phoenician Glass, made from recycled bottles
- Care: Handwash only
- Due to the handblown nature of Phoenician glass, each carafe is unique. Patterns and colors vary, which makes each, one‒of‒a‒kind.
- 4"D x 11"H
- Holds 32 oz
- Handcrafted in West Bank
Meet the Maker:
Named for its location, Hebron Glass is located in the historic West Bank city of Hebron, well-known for its traditional glass-blowing. Hebron Glass operates three main workshops in Hebron, in addition to artisans who work in their own homes. Some 60 artisans, women and men, work with Hebron Glass, earning excellent income and benefiting from safe working environments. Established in 1890, Hebron Glass is a family business that has expanded over the years and is now exporting traditional glassware and ceramics products. The group aims to build lasting relationships with fair trade associations and provide artisans with orders throughout the year. All tabletop items created by Hebron Glass are lead-free and safe to use.