Arabesco is a widely popular ceramic pattern that comes from the town of Deruta in the Italian region of Umbria. This ceramic rooster pitcher was handcrafted and painted by the artists in the Italian town of Deruta. Because of a legend about the Medici family in the 15th century in which crowing roosters alerted Giuliano de Medici to hired assassins approaching, rooster pitchers such as these are considered to be providers of good luck and fortune. The color combination of green and red adds a modern twist to a pattern that is centuries old.
This Rooster Pitcher is 7" in height and can hold 14 oz. Measurements are approximate.