Banana Leaf Pitcher
Rafael Bordallo Pinheiro is one of the most influential people of the nineteenth century Portuguese culture. His gorgeous artistic stoneware is skillfully artisan made through several techniques and procedures, some steps dating centuries back, resulting in one of a kind exceptional quality. The intangible heritage of Bordallo Pinheiro passed down to later generations of ceramic workers, through the teaching of ceramics technics, protecting the centenary knowledge which represents real treasures of our history and culture. This beautiful pitcher is intricately detailed, mimicking the realistic look of banana leaves. A perfect piece for collectors.