Vintage Greek Pithari EXPG201506
Greek Terracotta Oil Jar
Terracotta, Imported from Greece
Country of Origin: Greece
The pithari, or oil jar, is one of the classics of Greek pottery design and is still used as storage, especially in Greek homes to store the family olive oil. These antique pithari are sourced throughout Greece and each one is unique in color and aging. Alone or planted, they make beautiful statements for the home or garden.
A large collection of vintage Greek pithari is displayed at Eye of the Day. The pithari is a classic of Greek pottery design and is still used as storage, especially for olive oil. Each piece is unique, some heavily whitewashed, others more aged or darkened with the terra cotta clay showing through the patina. These are favorite pieces for the professional design community and are graceful additions to any design.
|29"L x 40"H