Armenian art and pottery is extremely popular and well known in Jerusalem and the Holy Land. It 1919 the British mandate invited an Armenian family to renovate the ceramic tiles of the Dome of the Rock. Although they never finished the project it established Armenian pottery in Jerusalem. Since then the Armenians have renovated all the street signs and introduced various items, such as vases, plates, wall hangings and many more. Their pottery is of extremely high quality and well sought after.