Elijah Cup. Armenian Ceramic
Brand: Armenian Ceramics
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Height: 6.7" / 17 cm
Diameter of Saucer: 5.3" / 13.5 cm
One of the most beautiful customs of the Passover Seder is to designate a cup of wine for Elijah the Prophet who is believed to visit every Jewish home on this night. Throughout history Jews have tended to use a special cup that they set aside all year just for this purpose. This year add some colorful style to your holiday table with this beautiful Elijah Cup featuring the Hebrew and English words for "Elijah Cup" surrounded by a classic Armenian floral design.
Your family will love it!
Each individual item is hand made with ceramic clay. Once complete it is placed in an oven at temp. 1000°C until hardened.Each piece is then hand painted using metallic and oxidized paint in order to keep its natural color. Again it is returned to the oven at the same temperature and finished with fine glazing.