Waiting For The Bus

Testa di Moro Vase with Lid


Testa di Moro Vase with Lid - Waiting For The Bus


Part of a collection of superb vases and sculptures crafted entirely by hand according to traditional methods, this vase depicts a Moor, a traditional Sicilian subject. The clay is worked on a lathe then dried at room temperature and fired once for 10-12 hours at a temperature between 980 to 1050 degrees Celsius. The enamel finish is applied and finally there is a second firing in the kiln at 920-960 degrees Celsius. The stunning features of a bearded man's face is rendered in elegant details, while the multifaceted crown on top is the lid.


• Material: Ceramics
• Dimensions (in): W 11.81 x D 11.81 x H 23.62
• Dimensions (cm): W 30 x D 30 x H 60
• Handmade In Italy


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Waiting For The Bus

Lombardy, Italy

Germana Scapellato was born in Sicily and studied in Milan at the Institute of Design. In 2013 she founded Waiting for the Bus, a project that mixes her two passions: the joy of traveling and the concept of home as the…

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