Armenian Ceramics Jerusalem Gate Christmas Ornament
Hand Painted Ceramic
Diameter: 9 cm / 3.5”
Capturing the timeless splendor of Jerusalem with bold, vibrant colors and delightful artistry, this sensational ceramic Christmas ornament is a fantastic work of art you never realized you needed! Sure to become your favorite ornament, this charming creation is fabulously hand-painted with a beautiful motif of Jerusalem with the city’s gate framed by date palm trees and the iconic Dove of Peace flying overhead with an olive branch in its mouth. Certain to be appreciated by all who see it, this spectacular keepsake from the Holy Land will make a great holiday gift that will provide years of enjoyment for you or a loved one!
A pre-made hole on the back of this ornament makes it easy to thread a cord through for suspension. The ornament is light enough to hang from sufficiently sturdy branches of a Christmas tree.
Armenian Ceramics has a long history in the State of Israel. Opening up a studio in the Old City of Jerusalem, they are among the oldest businesses in Israel. Fashioning stunning works of art by hand out of clay, each item is baked in a kiln at a temperature of up to 1000 degrees Celsius, then meticulously hand painted in breathtaking designs, glazed and refired to produce magnificent masterpieces of unrivaled beauty.