Ricco, Deruta Italy Classic Rooster Pitchers, 3 Sizes
Deruta, Ricco Rooster Pitchers, 3 Sizes
This is the classic Deruta hand-painted rooster pitcher - available in 3 sizes. Ideal for use as a creamer, or water, but equally just as attractive in a kitchen as part of the decor.
According to a legend surrounding the Medici family in the 15th century,
crowing roosters alerted Giuliano de Medici to hired assassins approaching,
and so rooster pitchers such as these are considered to be providers of good luck and fortune.
These pitchers were handcrafted and hand-painted by the artisans Labor Deruta in Deruta, Umbria, Italy. All are dishwasher safe.
The Ricco Deruta Rooster pitchers are available in 3 sizes:
Small - 7" tall, holding 14 oz
Medium - 8.5" tall, holding 32 oz, or 1/2 liter.
Large - 10" tall, holding 46 oz, or approximately 1 liter.
- Dishwasher Safe – Not recommended for microwave use.
- Hand made and hand-painted in Deruta, Italy. (All Deruta of Italy products are lead and cadmium free.)
All items are individually hand-painted and as a result, slight variations may be present from piece to piece, along with subtle color differences.