Astour village pottery Forms for making the big pots This worker demonstrates how the big jars are made. Quite quickly the clay is stretched over the hump mold. A flat piece of clay is used to smooth the form. Adding a coil to the pot. Another coil is added. Astour village pottery A typical potter’s wheel. This is the clay they use, quite coarse. A sieve for the dry clay. One of their kilns. Fired pots sitting in the sun.