Lion and Sun tableware is a type of dinnerware that features a design based on the emblem of the Iranian flag, which includes a lion and sun motif. The design typically includes a stylized depiction of a lion holding a sword in one paw and standing over a sun with rays emanating outward. The Lion and Sun symbol has been used in Iranian culture for centuries and is considered a national emblem. The tableware is often made of high-quality materials such as porcelain or ceramic and can be found in a variety of styles, from traditional to modern. It is commonly used in Iranian households for special occasions and celebrations, such as weddings or formal dinners.
The Lion and Sun (Persian: شیر و خورشید, pronounced: shir o khorshid) is one of the main emblems of Iran (Persia).
Lion & Sun – Shir o Khorshid – Tableware Details:
- Technique: Transfer
- Sparrows, karat gold plating
- Medium bonbon dish: R 13cm, H 9cm
- Small Bonbon dish: R 10cm,H 6.6cm
- Small Bowl: R 16.5cm, H 5.5cm
- Big Bowl: R 20cm, H 6cm
- Platter Size: 36cm x 11cm