The classic pattern on this Ricco Deruta Italian ceramic rooster pitcher is named after and originates from the village, Deruta in the Umbria region in Italy. Made in Deruta, Italy, famous for Italian Majolica Ceramics and Pottery. This 1.5 Liter (48 oz., 1.5qt.) handmade hand painted authentic Ricco Deruta large rooster pitcher measures 10" in height. An ideal wine pitcher. Can hold the contents of two standard 750ml bottles 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.