Jerusalem: Kiddush Cup. Armenian Ceramic
Height: 5.3" / 13.5 cm
Diameter of saucer: 5.1" / 13 cm
This beautiful cup will add a touch of beauty to your Sabbath table! It features the Hebrew words from the blessing over wine Borei Pri Hagafen ("He who creates the fruit of the vine") surrounded by a colorful Old Jerusalem motif matched by the included saucer.
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.