These beautiful Ceramic Pelican Vases (25 cm) are handmade in Turkey. They are not only decorative but can double up as a jug for serving drinks and gravies. The raised texture of the hand-painted patterns adds a lot of character to these beautiful pieces of art. They are made using patterns and methods of traditional Iznik Turkish ceramic art of the 16th Century. The lead-free bright colorful glazes are heat resistant and hand washable. They make beautiful décor pieces. They are a unique gift item for any occasion.