The largest pitcher produced in Moldova was exhibited today at the Pottery Fair, which was held in the village of Hoginesti, Calarasi district. The popular Vasilii Gonciari worked on it for a month.
The gigantic pitcher will be over two meters high and weigh about three tons.
His son, Vasilica, 14, also helped him despite his rare form of cancer diagnosed in 2017. He managed to overcome the disease and actively participated in organizing the event in the yard of their home.
During the event, dozens of popular craftsmen also exhibited their handmade work.