Head of a Queen with the Crown of Caltagirone
Head of a Queen with the Crown of Caltagirone; height 32cm; neck weight 5 kg.
Brocca Gallo of Caltagirone
Brocca Gallo of Caltagirone; height 40cm; neck weight 5 kg.
Lumiere Woman with Caltagirone fish
Lumiere Woman with Caltagirone fish; height 40cm; neck weight 3.5 kg.
Pine Cone " Portafortuna "
Pine cone "Portafortuna" made entirely by hand in Caltagirone, is an object of Sicilian tradition and lends itself to numerous meanings that have their roots in the distant Babylonian culture, penetrating the Greek and Roman Catholic.The pine cone is a symbol of good luck, luck, wealth and a noble family and also a symbol of fertility. It is very particular and refined work, perfect in any environment, can be combined with both classic and modern furnishings.The pine cones of Caltagirone ceramic are decorative objects, available in various sizes and colors, from the classic green to the more modern white and ivory, to red, to blue, they can have the base decorated and painted by hand. Height: 40cm The package is very resistant and insured shipping.
Caltagirone Ceramics Table Centerpiece Vase with Prickly Pear
Table centerpiece vase with prickly pear was made in Caltagirone, the unique piece worked and painted by hand. The shades of the colors are made with an ancient tradition of ceramics. After the shape of each cactus leaf modeled by hand, after allowing it to dry naturally and slowly in the open air, the pot goes through a first baking of 36 hours at a temperature of about 980 degrees. Once out of the first baking it is cooled and subsequently decorated by hand in an antique green color. It should be baked again soon. The prickly pear plant is very important in the works of ceramic's artists of Caltagirone, one of the important symbols of Sicily. At home it is placed at the center of the table as a decorative object or as a fruit vase, also used as a pot for flowers. Height : 15cm Diameter: 30cm (as in the photo) Colour : antique green Possibility to order in white colour and smaller diameter
Colored Fishes Ceramics From Calatagirone
Colored fishes,sculpture from ceramics from Caltagirone, of modern design in fine ceramic, produced in a few copies to enhance its value. The work is modeled and decorated by hand according to the traditional systems of the Ancient School of Caltagirone. Height: 30 cm