A decorative dish
This candy dish could very well stay in the center of your table as a decorative dish to enjoy it daily. It’s shaped between braces, and is compartmentalized. This is what ranks it among the aperitif utensils, because you can serve three kinds of appetizers. But you could also like it as tidy tray or coffee table decoration. It’s a very refined crafted piece, whose tin glazed earthenware integrates well into an interior whatever the style.
The decor proposed on this bezel is one of the most famous motifs of Moustiers village. The polychrome country bird is only represented on one-third of the cup, the other compartments being decorated with leaves and field flowers. The decor adapts according to the chosen size: 7.5 or 10 inches in diameter. By acquiring this dish, you become the holder of a unique piece because it has been shaped and painted by hand. It is unique !
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What is a genuine earthenware piece from Moustiers? Of course, there are imitations, because this art craft is appreciated all over the world! We must already see the finesse of the decor. The mastery of the craftsman transpires in every detail. The colors are bright and borrowed from the palette of nature. We must also observe the edges and borders: we notice the transparency of the glaze that suggests the pink color of the clay. At the back, we also find this pink clay that remained raw at the base. You can see the workshop signature and the name of the village. This one is made by one of the most famous factories which is recognized by the French label « EPV ». You can not be wrong !