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These hand-painted ceramic salt and pepper shakers are here to add flavor to your table. Their ornate floral design is an aesthetic staple of Palestinian heritage.

THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT

Artisan Organization: Hebron Glass

Country: Palestinian Territories  

Abd Jabari is a painter with Hebron Glass, a family company of glass and ceramic handicraft employing 60 artisans in the ancient city of Hebron. Lying on a pilgrimage route connecting Jerusalem to Makkah, Hebron has since ancient times been both a commercial hub and a city of great religious importance for Jews, Muslims, and Christians.

Tucked into a poor quarter of this oldest of cities, Abd paints the antique floral pattern onto ceramic shapes, making a living in this quiet, most ancient of ways. He sees his art as a way of painting Palestinian culture into the future.

The ornate floral design is an aesthetic staple of Palestinian heritage, curlicuing its way through mosques, homes, clothing—and many thousands of years.

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