Hamedan’s enamel pottery
Potteries are one of the first hand-made, which have gradually become a manifestation of the taste and art of people in different parts of the world Hamedan’s artists also decorate pottery with enamel by their taste and talent, and today the combination of enamel art and pottery has created a new art in the field of handicrafts.
Enameling is the taste of artists who, inspired by the art of their ancestors and combining it with different arts, have created a new design in Hamadan pottery. The enamel is the art of fire, earth, and water, which with the creative hands of Alvand region artists paints a beautiful picture of the art of colors on the bodies of inanimate objects to make this valuable art eternal.
Enamel art is the term for the underglaze painting of pottery, which is also known as relief pottery. Jewel pottery or enamel art was a kind of evolution in the field of Lalejin pottery, which was created by tasteful pottery artists and created a new style in pottery design.
If you are looking for a ceremonial ornament for your Haft-sin or to associate with water, earth, and fire on your Nowruz table, it is enough to use the enamel Haft-sin set of Hamedan.
In addition to conveying a sense of aesthetics, this set is very practical for all kinds of Haft-sin arrangements. This product is designed with two different patterns, the sun, and the BOTEH jaegheh pattern, suitable for all kinds of tastes. The Haft-sin set includes a mirror, two candlesticks, a wheat, barley, mung bean, or lentil sprouts dish, and six small dishes for other Haft-sin accessories.
Care and maintenance of enamel dishes
The art of enameling can be considered one of the flagships of Iran’s handicrafts because it alone contains a collection of oriental beauty and Iranian rigidness.
- As you know, enamel dishes are painted and glazed in the oven, but this does not mean that these dishes are resistant to heat, so they should not be exposed to heat for a long time, especially direct heat.
- When washing enamel dishes, you should not use sharp and rough tools such as dishwashing wire to clean these dishes.
- It is better to dry the enamel dish immediately after washing it so that water stains do not remain on the dish.