Origins of blue and white ceramics began in Persia, soon traveling to China down the Silk Road. Since the 13th century, the art of ceramics has been a skill perfected by the Chinese. Celebrate this skilled technique with our Chinese Flower Jar. This hand-painted ceramic jar features a blooming floral pattern, and comes with a lid so you can securely store jewelry or other favored pieces. Smooth in texture, this piece has a craquelure surface, giving it an aged look. Versatile, this jar also works to store nuts or small fruits. Food safe.