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Product Features:Extra large planter is suitable for a large patio plant or an indoor plantMoroccan pottery traditions date back over one thousand yearsToday many of the same techniques are still used to create these exquisite works of artTo create this planter ceramic clay is softened by hand, dried in the sun then baked in kilns that are over 200 years oldEngraved planter was created by master artisans of Safi, a region of MoroccoSafi is known for ceramic pottery made of red clayEach planter is signed by the artisan and is a unique work of artAvailable in marigold, turquoise, Mediterranean Blue and burgundy/amber color optionsMeasures 10 inches wide x 7.5 inches highStory Behind the ArtPottery of this type is made in Safi, Morocco, a fishing town on the Atlantic coast of Morocco. Safi utilizes red clay to create the ceramic pottery. Clay is softened by hand, and formed using a potter's wheel which is powered by foot, using age old techniques. Pieces are dried in the sun then baked in kilns that are over 200 years old. All items are hand etched and painted.