Kufic Blessings Coffee Table
"He who professes the faith will excel; and to whatever you sccustom yourself you will grow accustomed to - Blessings to the owner."*
The decorative use of calligraphy was the most distinctive elements in Islamic art. On domestic pottery from the 9th and 10th centuries, the inscriptions are usually blessings. Here, we have used the technique of Brass inlay to recreate the design from an antique pottery piece. The assymetrical brass lags contrast beautifully with the circular geometry of the table.
*Earthen ware plate painted in dark brown slip on white ground under clear lead glaze. Dia46.8 cm, Iran10th century. Freer Gallery of Art, Washington DC. (52.11)
Use furniture polish occasionally to maintain the shine and finish of the wood.
Brass coated Stainless steel sheet