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Glass Vase in Stone

$50

Blown glass vase in a grey hue, featuring a smooth exterior and small bubbles throughout. Hand-picked in the historic Khan el-Khalili souk in Cairo, Egpyt.

 



Cairo’s largest souk—a term for marketplace derived from the Arabic word "sūḳ"—Khan el-Khalili is home to endless rows of glowing brass lights, alabaster vases, brightly-hued spices, and woven rugs. Set in the city’s historic center, Khan el-Khalili’s ancient walls and arches were originally constructed as part of a mausoleum known as the Saffron Tomb in 970 AD.

Blown glass. 16cm wide, 19.5cm tall. Hand wash for best care.