One of our most popular rooster pitchers, this artisan Green Orvieto Italian rooster pitcher is a symbol of good fortune and is sometimes given as a wedding, housewarming gift. Made in Deruta, Italy, famous for Italian Majolica Ceramics and Pottery. This .75 Liter (24 oz.) handmade hand painted authentic Green Orvieto rooster pitcher measures 8.25" in height. Also, an ideal wine pitcher since it can hold the contents of a standard 750ml bottle of wine. Also, makes a perfect juice pitcher to use for breakfast or brunch!
The famous Italian Rooster Pitcher symbolizes Good Fortune. See "Roosters of Fortune" for the legend of the Rooster Pitcher. Each pitcher comes with the story/legend of the Rooster Pitcher written on a small scroll.
With every ceramic shipment, you will receive information about the history, making and care & usage of this hand made handpainted authentic Italian ceramic.