Produced in Portugal in small numbers this ball vase is an earthenware vase made by slipcast process. The vase comes in a matte tactile pastel green engobe base finish with a dipped white-spotted transparent gloss glaze on the top half. With the specialist glaze developed, the transparent glaze forms a natural break line and gathers at the bottom giving each vase a unique finish. The transparent glaze may have crackle finish over time. This is a natural process as part of it's finish.