Tattoo Man

$30.00Price

The etymological origin of the word ‘tattoo’ is believed to have two major derivations; the first is from the Polynesian word ta which means striking something and the second is the Tahitian word tatau which means ‘to mark something.' The use of tattoos is recorded to have begun thousands of years ago and its history is as varied, colorful and diverse as the people who carry them. In France, tattooing was popular among seamen, laborers and convicts during the first part of the 19th century.

In potichomania process, the glass acts as both a foundation and protective finish, saving the step of varnishing. The original intent as to recreate Greek and Etruscan vases by simulating rare and expensive Sevrés porcelain.

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    This tray measures approximately 4 x 6 inches. The relative thinness of the tray – just over 1/8” thick – belies the complexity of the potichomania process. Each of our trays is comprised of a glass tray, three layers of 28# paper, four coatings of varnish, and finished with two coats, each of paint and clear acrylic spray. We’ve added a high-quality felt pad on the bottom in order to protect your home surfaces.

    Care: Please treat our trays as you would any fine china or glass. Always wash by hand. Do not submerge in water. For decorative purposes only.

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