Pair of Handmade Indigo Ceramic Condiment Dishes from Bali, "Indigo Nights"
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Shaped by hand from ceramic, these wonderfully hued condiment dishes are presented by Balinese artisan Putu Oka Mahendra. As splendid, functional plates that are perfect for casual gatherings or formal entertaining, the beautiful blue dishes are thoughtfully designed, handcrafted, and fired in the kiln for eight hours to achieve their gorgeous look.
- 0.62 kgs
- 1.4 lbs
- Each (2): 2.7 cm H x 18 cm W x 8 cm D
- Each (2): 1.1" H x 7" W x 3.1" D
- Capacity (each section): 50 ml
- Capacity (each section): 2 oz.
Putu Oka Mahendra has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1300 and the most recent for $1100. Proceeds were used to invest in hiring more artisans from his community to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.