Celebrating spirals! Flowers, plants, snails, shells, broccoli, pine cones ->
Really like the glaze colour variation of this zillij panel from Alhambra! | Photos from http://patterninislamicart.com
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Amazing ceramic water filters (sieves?) from 14-15th century Egypt. Metropolitan Museum of Arts, New York. 26 pieces to inspire:
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Mosaic floor from Tunisia, showing Medusa in the center. Mosaic fragment from Antakya Archeological Museum, Turkey, 3rd century A.D. Patterns of both pieces are based on the shape of the ‘scallop’ and the design was widespread in Roman and Byzantine … Continue reading