Bairak is Turkish for “flag,” and it’s apparent from the pattern adorning these jars why this traditional motif was given this name. Lidded jars like these were typically used to make yogurt. But they can also serve as charming canisters, change jars, and catchalls.
Bulgar USA imports a striking range of handcrafted tabletop and decorative pieces. Each is hand-formed by craftsmen in Bulgaria using local red clay, then hand-decorated by women artisans who interpret traditional motifs using contemporary colors.